Candela Executive Search has supported Pearson in the appointment of Geoff Seeley as Vice President of Digital Channels. In the role, he is charged with setting the vision and execution of a long term digital strategy to realize a global, centralized brand across Pearson. He will be working closely with Kate James (Chief Corporate Affairs Officer) and Karen Starns (SVP Brand, Insights & Social Impact).
Pearson is a global education company that helps people around the world to make progress in their lives through learning. With a history that combines 150 years of experience in publishing with the latest learning technology and digital services, it helps people to learn whatever, wherever and however they choose. Pearson is now transforming to accelerate its activity in digital learning, education services and emerging markets.
Seeley joins Pearson from Unilever where he served as Global Communications Planning Director. With 20 years’ of experience, he is an accomplished global marketing executive with a strong track record of innovative, growth-orientated and award winning work.