IPSEF Speakers

Greg Watson

Chief Executive, GL Education

Greg is the Chief Executive of GL Education, a leading independent provider of assessments and related data services for schools.

Working with a range of leading universities and research teams, the company’s scientifically rigorous assessments have been used by education, health and psychology professionals for over 30 years. Today, it leads literacy, numeracy and ability testing in UK schools and it operates in over 100 countries worldwide. It pioneered e-assessment and has delivered over 7 million online tests, giving teachers accurate and speedy insights to help them maximise every student's achievement.

Prior to GL Education, Greg was the Chief Executive of OCR, the UK examinations and qualifications division of Cambridge Assessment. He then led Bell, a leading, internationally recognised provider of English language learning and teaching. A modern languages graduate from Queens’ College, Cambridge, Greg is also a Fellow of the RSA.