IPSEF Speakers

Saiqa Liaqat

Head of Secondary, The English College, Dubai

Saiqa Liaqat is an experienced senior leader having worked in British curriculum schools for over 18 years. She has significant experience in school improvement including curriculum adaptation, teaching & learning, raising achievement, staff and governor development, performance management, pastoral management and the effective use of data.

She moved to The English College in Dubai in 2005 where she is currently the Principal of one of the longest established secondary schools in Dubai which is regarded as one of the most loved schools in Dubai.

Saiqa has a particular interest in the use of data to improve and inform teaching and learning. She is a collaborative leader who believes in the power of working in partnership with governors and the community. She is driven by the moral imperative to raising standards for all and ensuring that every child is able to realise their ability in a safe and caring environment. She has high expectations of all and creates a strong inclusive ethos.