Originally from the U.K, Mr. Peter Armstrong has held senior roles for over three decades and has previously led four prestigious schools in England, Switzerland, Greece and India. As such, he has a wealth of International experience which will be extremely beneficial in establishing United World Academy as a leading school within the Indian landscape.
Our founder, Mr. Vijaya Kumar and Mr. Armstrong share the same desire to develop a school with a culture based on a philosophy of integrity, balance and the rigorous pursuit of excellence and have an ambitious vision for building on these values to create a blueprint for the future.
Mr. Armstrong holds a Bachelor of Education Degree from London University and Master of Arts from the University of Sydney.
His long career in schools has been built on a firm belief in the value of a balanced and expansive education which enables students to not only discover and hone their own talents, but also to recognise and admire the gifts of others and very importantly, to embrace the value of service.
Someone who loves the vibrancy, colour and energy of India and with a strong interest in Sport, Theatre and the Arts in general, Mr. Armstrong also played Rugby at representative level and is the father of three adult children, two of whom are teachers. His wife, Julie, is also a highly experienced teacher, specialising in the support of children with specific learning differences.