Edtech UK CEO becomes London Tech Ambassador

Today Ian Fordham, CEO of Edtech UK is appointed by the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan to take on the role of London Tech Ambassador to help promote the vibrant tech & Edtech ecosystem that now exists in the City. He joins a high profile group of tech leaders including Sherry Coutu, James Layfield, Eileen Burbidge and James Layfield who promote London’s vibrant technology and digital sector internationally and help attract businesses to London.

On the day after the launch of the Edtech UK Global Summit its a great validation of the sector and the Mayor and London & Partners commitment to new growth areas of tech such as education technology.

Rajesh Agrawal, Deputy Mayor of London and Chairman of London & Partners said: “The growth of Edtech in London will not only be a major source of jobs for the city’s economy but will also strengthen the capital’s reputation as a centre for world-class talent and innovation.”