Dan is SVP & CPO of Pearson Plc, a FTSE100 company and the World’s leading Education provider; providing educational content, assessment, technology and services to millions of learners around the world. Daniel has 17 years of experience in procurement across a range of industry sectors including Financial Services, Logistics, Telecommunications and now Education / Media. Dan is a qualified chartered accountant and spent the first four years of his career working with large organisations in an Audit and Corporate Finance capacity. At Pearson, Daniel is Chief Procurement Officer with a remit to place procurement at the heart of the company’s evolution; making Pearson simpler & more efficient as well as enabling the Digital transformation. The team extends from the US to India with major hubs in London and New Jersey, and a global remit for Technology, Indirect and Content sourcing.
Prior to Pearson Dan was the Co-CPO at Goldman Sachs and Procurement Transformation Director at the Royal Mail. In both cases leading change programmes and delivering significant value to those organisations.