Turner Housemaster

Alex De Trafford

Alex was a pupil at Harrow before studying French and Spanish at Christ Church, Oxford University. During his time at Oxford, he lived and worked in Paris and Madrid.

After eight years working in marketing for several well-established companies, including Lloyds TSB, he undertook teacher training at King’s College London before taking up a position at Stowe School as a Spanish teacher, where he stayed for three years.

Alex joined Marlborough in 2015 as Head of Spanish. He coaches racquets and the boys’ 1st and 2nd tennis teams, and is a keen squash player.

Alex is married to Imogen, a tutor at the College, and they have two children.