Global Director: Connecting Play & Education
Ollie is currently Global Director: Connecting Play and Education at the LEGO Foundation where he leads on the Foundations work related to education improvement through the use of technology and play. Prior to joining the LEGO Foundation in 2018 he was headteacher of Kingussie High School, Scotland. As principal he led and built the team that transformed Kingussie High from an underperforming school into an innovative 21st Century Learning Environment. This included full curriculum redesign & the development of a digital culture (including 1:1 computing). He has over 20 years experience in all aspects of education. As well as his philanthropic, school and systems leadership work he has also been an award winning teacher, senior policy advisor to government (digital learning strategy) and Scotland's national advisor for emerging technologies in learning. Outside of work he enjoys riding his bike (very long distances).