Mr RR Biggs
MA, Rhodes Scholar, Pembroke College, Oxford, BSc, Cape Town, Headmaster
Born and educated in South Africa (SA College School and a BSc in Physics at Cape Town University), Richard won a Rhodes Scholarship to Oxford, where he read Maths and Philosophy at Pembroke College. He captained the university fencing team and is still a keen hockey and tennis player. His first teaching post was at Magdalen College School, Oxford, where he taught maths and physics and became Director of Studies. Richard then moved to Lancing College as Deputy Head and joined King’s College as Headmaster in 2007. His interests are sport, music (singing and the French horn), reading, cooking and travelling.