Carl Akintola-Davies has worked for 25 years in education and learning (not counting 4 years when he was a jobbing musician in the south of France). His career has spanned the private, public and third sectors and he has worked for organisations large and small, national and global. His roles have included both internal partner and external consultant, both as an L&D practitioner and organisation development specialist. He has degrees in philosophy, psychology and organisational behaviour and is a qualified coach, facilitator and mediator. Carl is currently Head of Learning & Organisation Development at the House of Commons.