Pete has been a leading light in the Educational Technology and eLearning field for over 20 years. After graduating into the construction sector in the UK Pete stepped into learning and consultancy in 1988, and went on to form a company, Learning Resources International Ltd. that established Learning Centres and Resource Centres globally.
LRI then became one of the leading Educational Technology content and platform providers and one of the first exponents of truly blended eLearning and Accredited qualifications and solutions. An internationally recognised organisation, it’s global systems, from online Universities to on-line qualification pathways, became synonymous with innovation and change in Educational Technology. Pete has worked extensively in Bahrain, Dubai, Qatar and Saudi Arabia, China, Europe, Central Europe, Canada the US and the West Indies and has advised organisations as diverse as the Cayman Islands Government, Zayeed University and the Qatar Investment Authority.
Since 2017 he has been working in Assistive Technology in the Intellectual Disability and Autism sector and along with Kim Neale has developed a hunger and to make a difference by helping organisations further modernise employment practices and support models. The emergence of Distinctability initially in Canada and soon in the UK is the first step in this direction.
Since 2012 he has been an advisory board member of the Cranfield University CUBIC business incubation team. As a leading innovator in the field of Educational Technology his advice, experience, expertise and ideas are in high demand.