Donald H Taylor is a veteran of the learning, skills and human capital industries, who started his career coding PDP-11s and then training in the 1980s. He has experience at every level from design and delivery to chairman of the board and has been chairman of the Learning and Performance Institute since 2010. His background ranges from training delivery to director and vice-president positions in software companies. Donald has been a company director and shareholder for three companies through start-up, growth and acquisition. He also chairs the Learning and Skills Group, hosting its bi-weekly webinar program, and edits Inside Learning Technologies Magazine. He is a graduate of Oxford University and in 2016 was awarded an honorary doctorate by Middlesex University in recognition of his work developing the L&D profession.
Vasanthi has 21 years of experience in Operations, Delivery, Product Management and Client Relationship, and Business Development. Before founding Origin, Vas has worked with Hurix, Element K, Sify, and NIIT. She has been responsible for building large teams in her previous organizations and drives for business goals. Her agility and positive energy brings confidence to the people working with her. She holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration and has completed her Senior Management Program from IIM-C.