Rod Bristow

Rod Bristow

President, Core Markets, Pearson

Rod Bristow is President, UK & Core Markets for Pearson. Core Markets include those 100+ countries with, in general, developed economies and education systems.
In 2010, Rod became President for Pearson UK and was appointed to lead all other Core Markets for Pearson in January 2014.
Rod has worked in education, publishing and assessment for thirty years in universities, schools, colleges, professional training and learning technologies in the UK and Internationally. He is a Trustee for the Education and Employers Taskforce, a Fellow of the Royal Society for Arts, Governor for Sir Charles Kao University Technical College and past President of the Publishers Association.  He is also Chair of the judging panel for the National Teaching Awards
Rod is a graduate of University College London.

Keynote address | Reasons to be positive: how to make Apprenticeship reforms a success

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Apprenticeships are proven to enhance individual’s lives; and employers who are genuinely committed to high-quality delivery and to making apprenticeships a core part of their talent model, have reaped the benefits. It is important therefore that we as a sector remain resolute and focussed on the factors which are proven to guarantee success. Pearson’s President […]