Simon Graffy


Straight out of University I founded which grew to a staff of 20. Alongside that I completed the Teach First Leadership Development Program teaching science in a Birmingham secondary school. I am in the later stages of of a Masters in Leaders from University of Warwick.

In 2012 Volunteer Uganda was a winner in the Pan African Awards for Entrepreneurship in Education in recognition of LRTT teacher training. A scheme we created alongside a fantastic group of Teach First teachers. LRTT has now been delivered to 1000+ teachers in Uganda, Tanzania and Nepal.

New Entrepreneurs Foundation graduate. Entrepreneur First cohort member.


  • Work
    • Business Development Manager - Rocket Internet UK
  • Education
    • University of Birmingham, University of Warwick