David Craven - Non Executive Chairman

As the Non Executive Chairman of WST, David is responsible for working alongside the board to agree the set of core values that influence everything WST do. He also works with the team to set the strategy and direction for the business.

David has over 30 years experience within educational travel, spending 20 years as the Managing Director of one of the UK’s leading educational travel companies – as well as being a founding member of the School Travel Forum.

David became involved in WST Travel, as he believes that the consolidation in the educational travel market has provided an opportunity for experienced individuals to deliver exceptional tours that can be tailored towards a specific subject or area of learning. David says the team he works with share common values and have a genuine passion for educational tours – which is what makes WST so special.