Governing Board


Raffaele Martino | CEO Italy & Northern Europe

A graduate of law, Raffaele brings with him a great depth of leadership and management experience from the luxury retail sector. Since 2017, he has been based in New York, holding the position of President of the Americas for Acqua di Parma, part of the prestigious LVMH Group and responsible for all aspects of business operations, revenue and customer experience. Raffaele will take over the leadership of our schools across Switzerland, Latvia, Belgium and Italy.



Nicholas Wergan | Global Education Director

Nick is the Latin America and Europe Education Director for Inspired, based out of London, United Kingdom. Nick joined Inspired after six years as Headteacher at Steyning Grammar School, and was elected Chair of the Boarding Schools’ Association in 2019. He was appointed a National Leader of Education by the UK Department for Education, and founded the Pavilion and Downs Teaching School Alliance. Following a successful international career in Investment Banking (leading Emerging European Equity teams at US, UK and European investment banks, including Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch and HSBC), Nick trained as a teacher at Pembroke College, Oxford in 2004. Nick is an elected fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, UK National Teaching Awards Winner in 2007 and received an MA in Education Studies from the University of Sussex. Nick is a Board member of the Safeguarding and Child Protection Association.