Gordon has nearly 40 years’ experience in both the commercial and public education sectors. Previous posts include: Vice President Training for American Express; Director of Global Learning Management for Vodafone and Principal and CEO of Newbury College. Gordon has served on many national education and special needs committees. He has also served as a board member on a number of education related organisations, including the Association of Talent Management, e-Business National Training Organisation; Southern Regional Council for Education & Training and the Learning and Skills Council.