Martin Sweeney | Acquisitions and Development Manager

Martin Sweeney | Acquisitions and Development Manager

Martin Sweeney joined the Co-op Academies Trust as Acquisitions and Development Manager in May 2018. Born in Salford, Martin qualified as a teacher in 1982 and taught in various local authorities in the North-West, including headships in both Tameside and Stockport, before taking up a senior role in Manchester.

Following those posts, Martin led Building Schools for the Future projects across England for 5 years, before setting up his own educational consultancy; working with schools, academies, MATs and local authorities involving a broad spectrum of education and capital projects.

Martin is married with 2 children, loves sports of all kinds and supports Manchester United Football Club.