Dr Hugh Rayment-Pickard MBE, is currently Chief Strategy Officer of education charity IntoUniversity, and will become Co-Director of The Professional Teaching Institute (PTI) in January 2023.

Hugh helped launch IntoUniversity in 2002 and oversaw its growth from a local project to a national charity, which now has a turnover of £11 million and helps 45,000 young people every year. 

Prior to this Hugh worked for the Diocese of London. He has a PhD in the philosophy of religion and has written several books in this field, including ‘50 Key Concepts in Theology’ and ‘The Myths of Time’. For several years Hugh was a tutor in philosophy at Goldsmith’s, University of London.