Gary joined Pearson in 2011 to lead the Pearson VUE business outside North America by growing our customer base, establishing partnerships, recommending acquisitions, and collaborating with established Pearson businesses located in the United Kingdom, the Middle East, South Africa, India, China, Japan, Korea, and Australia.
In January 2019, Gary extended his responsibilities at Pearson by also taking on the leadership of our UK Higher Education business. Gary’s considerable experience launching international enterprises includes development, commercialisation, and internationalisation of innovative technology which transformed how governments and other constitutions source traffic information.
He has also negotiated and established joint ventures and has won new business on a global scale. Prior to joining Pearson, he was a company director of ITIS Holdings plc and held management positions with British Nuclear Fuels Plc and British Energy. Gary received his PhD in Computational Physics from the University of Liverpool and graduated with honors from the University of York with a BSc in Theoretical Physics.