Darryl Bloud

Vice President - Education

Darryl Bloud first joined GEMS Education in 2000, and has been Vice President, Education since 2015. From 2000 to 2014, Darryl was Principal of GEMS Modern Academy in Dubai. He succeeded in achieving outstanding ratings for the school for three consecutive years.

During Darryl’s tenure, GEMS Modern Academy received the Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for the Most distinguished School and School Administration in 2002.

Darryl has been a Member of the KHDA 'What Works' Steering Committee since 2013.

Prior to joining GEMS, Darryl was Principal of the St. James’ School Calcutta, for which he was awarded Principal of the Year in the Telegraph School Awards,1999.