Simon Gray

Simon Gray GSAL Alumni
Subjects studied

English, Maths, French, Geography, History, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, R.E. Art, General Studies, Business Studies

School activities

Rugby, Cricket, Basketball, Music, Drama

University and subject

Leeds Metropolitan University - European Marketing

What are you doing now?

Owner and MD of Boost Drinks

What is your biggest achievement to date?

Setting up my own company which has become a highly recognised energy drinks brand in the UK at the same time as juggling being a husband and dad to three wonderful girls

How did you get to where you are today?

Hard work, determination, embracing risk and having fun

What are your fondest memories of school?

Being in a thriving positive environment that gave so many opportunities to learn and develop in so many different fields

Which teacher made the greatest impression on you and why?

Too many to name and all with different styles and approaches that you hope you’ve learned from

How did school prepare you for life?

Allows you to develop your academic , social and life skills

What advice would give to current pupils of The Grammar School at Leeds?

Seize the opportunity and make the most of all of the fantastic resources around you to realise your ambitions

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