John Simpson, Non-Executive Director

John Simpson has been the Chief Executive of RSL (Rockschool) for two years. John’s background is in commerce – not AOs and he has experience of running a number of different companies both in the UK and internationally. John has sat on a number of different boards of businesses and is also a governor at Southampton Solent University.

RSL (Rockschool) was set up in 1991 and is an Awarding Organisation based in SW London. It operates in the UK and internationally in 34 countries and awards about 50,000 qualifications a year in contemporary graded music exams, modern theatre and dance as well as Vocational Qualifications in Music and Creative and Performance Arts.