Graham Harris - Director of Operations

Graham is responsible for the smooth running of the supporting functions of Pearson College London including the day to day administrative processes, evaluation and development of new business opportunities, course development, provision of online learning materials as well as liaison with internal and external providers of services to the College. Graham joined the team through the acquisition of Escape Studios, where he had been Chief Operating Officer since 2010 and was instrumental in delivering the vision to provide artists with focused, vocational training in the specific skills needed to work in the Computer Graphics (CG) industry.

Graham has worked in the creative sector for 15 years. He started his career in accountancy practice before moving to a leading independent games developer (later acquired by Microsoft Games Studios), working in a number of roles in the finance, operations and executive teams. During this time, Graham was involved with a number of well-known games releases including Fable, Fable 2, Fable 3, Black & White 2, The Movies, Viva Pinata, Kinect Adventures and Kinect Sports. He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

Did you know? Graham studied Zoology at Bristol University.