Ross joined Spurgeons as Chief Executive in 2014, following his role as Deputy Chief Executive at the Office of the Children’s Commissioner.

He first entered the children’s charity sector when he became Head of Policy for Action for Children. Ross has worked extensively in policy and previously held key roles at the London School of Economics, the Association of London Government and UNISON and is a previous Chair of the Anti Bullying Alliance. He is currently a Trustee of Children England, a voluntary sector representative body.

Ross now leads Spurgeons, a Christian children’s charity that has been helping give vulnerable and disadvantaged families across England a better present and hope filled future since 1867.

In his spare time, Ross is an active member of his Church and enjoys cooking and most sports, particularly rugby.