Inspire ATA Ltd. is part the LMP Group and there are robust governance arrangements in place.  Inspire ATA  is a Company Limited by Guarantee.  There are 2 Company Directors: Matthew Lord and Amy Lalla. 

Matthew Lord and Amy Lalla also own Let Me Play Ltd. (LMP), and LMP Action C.I.C. All 3 companies within the LMP Group are governed by an Advisory Board. 

About LMP

Let Me Play, established in 2004, is a group of companies focused on education and social impact, working together to bring about positive, sustainable change.

The various divisions of LMP service schools, businesses and individuals across the UK through Apprenticeship Training & Recruitment, Alternative Education, Employability Support and Residential Camps.

Let Me Play encompasses LMP Education, the trading name for our Apprenticeship Training Provider which supports nationwide apprenticeship training delivery. 

The Board

The Board is characterised by:

  • A small committed Board appointed for their skills and experience.

  • Clear Terms of Reference identifying the advisory nature of the Board and its responsibility to the company Directors.

  • A schedule of meetings with a pre-agreed agenda, written reports and timely minutes capturing key discussion and agreed actions.

  • A supportive, open and where necessary challenging culture focused on the achievement of aspirational aims and objectives.

  • Ethical conduct which stands up to scrutiny and sets a tone for the organisation as a whole.



The purpose of the Board is to provide advisory services to the organisation, guidance on strategy and scrutiny on business operations.

Board Members

  1. Bruce McCombie, Head of Partnerships at Pilotlight, a charity that helps charities help more people more effectively. 

  2. Carole Carson, Former CEO of Babington Group with significant experience in business growth and leadership within an independent training provider. 

  3. Bob Busby, Senior Education Consultant in Further Education & Skills.

  4. Helen Corry, VP- FX Product Management in Corporate Banking at Barclays.