Roger Francis: Director at Creative Learning Partners - Functional Skills Delivery Specialists
Roger Francis is Business Development Director. Previously, he was Director of Services and HR for Mindleaders for 9 years, reporting through to the CEO and playing a key role on the global Executive Management Team. In that role, he has made major contributions to the development and implement of strategies which enabled MIndLeaders to become the No.2 global eLearning company (behind Skillsoft).
Whilst his main focus during the last 5 years has been on the development of the Learning Services business, he has also led the teams responsible for implementing MindLeaders solutions and providing post-implementation customer service. As HR Director, he played a pivotal role in the development of the unique MindLeaders culture by focusing on Talent Development and Employee Engagement strategies and embedding the company values throughout the business.
Prior to joining MindLeaders, Roger was a Senior Lecturer in Pharmacology at Sunderland University and spent 12 years in senior management roles at Whitbread, largely in Operations but latterly as a divisional Strategy and Marketing Director