Chief Strategy Officer
Bill Hughes is the Chief Strategy Officer at Learning Objects, a growth-stage educational technology company located in Washington, D.C., (acquired by Cengage Learning). Bill served as vice president of Global Strategy and Business Development with Pearson Education. He also led the growth of Pearson's CourseCompass platform to over 2 million users. A seasoned and innovative executive with significant experience across strategic, partnership, venture, product and technical domains in businesses, Bill previously served as a senior executive at several technology and venture companies, including Sapient, Cambridge Innovation Center, and StructuredSoft, where he was a co-founder. Bill advises and serves on the boards of several companies and non-profits in the New England Area. He is a graduate of Harvard College and the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he was a Seley Scholar and Merck Finance Fellow.