Phil Beach CBE
Executive Director for Vocational and Technical Qualifications
Phil Beach CBE has responsibility for leading and delivering Ofqual’s strategic outcomes for vocational qualifications, including apprenticeships and functional skills. He joined Ofqual in January 2015 as the Director of Strategic Relationships for General Qualifications. This was a new role in Ofqual that was established to help communicate with stakeholders across the General Qualifications community. Before this appointment, Phil served in the Royal Air Force with much of his recent career spent out of the cockpit focusing on command and leadership, strategy, policy and plans.