The Trustees of the Stationers’ Foundation are:-
Chairman - Philip Ellaway
Philip was appointed Chairman of the Stationers’ Foundation in July 2017 having previously been a Trustee and Deputy Chairman. Since joining The Stationers’ Company Philip has actively supported the Foundation’s educational projects, in recent years leading on the Postgraduate Bursaries scheme initiated by Sue Pandit. Alongside the elected and co-opted Trustees he is committed to increasing the impact of the Foundation’s work, and the wider involvement of Company members in achieving this.
Philip’s career began in educational publishing, developing teaching and learning resources in print and online with brands such as Edward Arnold, Ward Lock, Nuffield and Heinemann/Harcourt (Reed Elsevier). Subsequent publishing roles included responsibility for strategy, eLearning, and eAssessment.
Today he is Group Strategy Director with the City & Guilds Group where he works to help increase the group’s impact and reach in the training and skills landscape. His main focus is growing the group’s portfolio of commercially successful skills businesses beyond its strong awarding base, and he led on the acquisition of Gen2 (STEM training and apprenticeships), The Oxford Group (leadership and management training), and Kineo (corporate eLearning).