Pablo Lloyd OBE

Cockpit Trustee Pablo LLoyd OBE

Pablo Lloyd OBE is a serial entrepreneur who has built ground-breaking organisations in the education sector and now focuses on support for business start-ups. He is co-founder and CEO of Visionnaires, a social enterprise which provides inclusive support for aspiring entrepreneurs working with educational and commercial partners.

“I have long admired the work of Cockpit and its exceptional cultural and economic impact. As a Trustee I am delighted to help nurture such a vibrant community of makers, colleagues, volunteers and partners.”

Pablo Boyd OBE


Pablo was previously a founding director of learndirect which grew to become the UK’s largest further education institution. Following the successful sale of its commercial interests to private equity, Pablo has co-founded three further businesses and holds non-executive roles in other charities and commercial organisations.

A Cambridge University graduate and freeman of the Company of Entrepreneurs, he was awarded an OBE for services to young people’s skills in 2019.