CCEA Chief Executive announces decision to pursue new career opportunity

Published: 04/02/2021, 6:20pm

After 6 years in post, CEO Justin Edwards, announces he will be leaving CCEA to pursue a new opportunity. Mr Edwards will remain in post until 30 April 2021. Alongside his established senior management team, he is fully committed to the implementation of the Minister’s decisions in relation to awarding examinations and CCEA’s wider programme of work.

The Interim Chairperson of CCEA, Mrs Carol Fitzsimons, said, "Since his appointment in 2014, Justin has transformed the work of CCEA. He has delivered significant change to many aspects of the work of CCEA and has led the organisation positively through challenging and unprecedented circumstances. We are indebted to him for his diligence, hard work and commitment to education over these years and wish him every success for his future."

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