Leading Light Award Winner 2020 – Olivia Whitlam OKS 2003

We are delighted to announce that the Winner of the 2020 Alumni Leading Light Award is…Olivia Whitlam.                                                                                                                                                 

Many thanks to everyone who submitted nominations for the Alumni Leading Light Award 2020. This year a record number of nominations were received and reviewed by the panel. After all scores were collated the clear winner was Olivia Whitlam (OKS 2003.) Olivia, currently Head of Sustainability for Siemens, represented Great Britain in rowing at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics and was the Under-23 World Champion in 2007 in the pairs with partner Heather Stanning. She took over as President of CAOKS in 2017 and was instrumental in re-shaping the Association’s relationship with the school. She was also Guest Speaker at the School’s 2019 Prize-giving service held at the Racecourse.