President and Chief Executive Officer, Pearson English and Informal Learning
Bhavneet Singh is President and Chief Executive Officer, Global English and Informal Learning at Pearson. He is responsible for the management and direction of both of these sectors globally. Singh's portfolio encompasses all English language businesses, including WSE, the leading English institute of blended learning with 450 centres globally, Global English, as well as online products such as Discovery Island and MyEnglishLabs. In his Informal Learning remit, Singh is tasked with using non-traditional settings and methods to enhance individuals' life skills. In addition, he is responsible for all of Pearson's education work in India. Until recently, Singh held the position of Managing Director and EVP, responsible for all Emerging Markets at Viacom. Previously, he held senior positions at Manchester United, IMG and Discovery Communications. Singh is an independent Non-Executive Board Member for the Forthnet Group, the largest private broadband and satellite service provider in Greece.