Billy Payne, Business School Tutor

Bill Payne is a successful international business leader with over 30 years of executive, non-executive, coaching and management experience in both small, entrepreneurial and large company environments and cultures.

Bill has had a global career, having lived and operated in US, Asia and Europe. He has had a portfolio career working in strategy, sales, operations and client-facing roles across consultancy, business services and outsourcing. He was a senior executive at IBM and his early career also included time with both Accenture and Shell.

He is a Non Exec Chair, a Non Exec Director, a Venture Capitalist and a visiting Professor of several top business schools including Lancaster University, Henley Management School and the University of Surrey. He also has his own executive advisory business, and is a board coach to several digital start ups. In addition, he is a member of numerous Executive networks, a Livery member of the Worshipful Company of Marketors, a Freeman of the City of London and a Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, the Institute of Directors and the Royal Society of Arts.

Bill joined Pearson College London in 2017 and we are delighted to welcome him to the Pearson Business School team.