Aspire Liverpool is a philanthropic project generously supported by Sir Terry Leahy and Bill Currie. Aspire partners with leading universities, secondary schools, Liverpool City Council and the business community.
Aspire Liverpool is governed by a Steering Group, which sets strategic direction and policy. Its members are -
Aspire's Director is Harry Doyle. Harry is a City Councillor in Liverpool, serving on numerous Education boards and committees. He is a qualified teacher and has previously supported the 'Liverpool to Oxbridge Collaborative', a project working with the secondary schools in West Derby. The Collaborative produced a ten-fold increase in the number of students applying to Oxbridge.