Former SFA Deputy Director joins PEAK
We are delighted to introduce our second Independent Advisory Board member, Tony Allen. Tony brings a wealth of knowledge with regard to apprenticeship compliance with him and we would like to extend our gratitude to him upon joining us.
Tony Allen, MCIPD MCMI is Founder and CEO of AAS Ltd. AAS Ltd provides management support to employers, training providers and colleges in respect of skills and organisational development in general, and apprenticeships, including quality, compliance and governance, in particular.
Prior to setting up his own company in 2016, Tony was the Skills Funding Agency’s (SFA) Deputy Director for the Large Companies Unit. His team managed the relationship with all employers who held a direct contract with the SFA.
Prior to this role, Tony held a number of appointments with the SFA and Learning and Skills Council (LSC). These included, Area Director for Kent and Medway, Area Director for the South East, and also Regional Skills Director for the South East. Tony joined the LSC in 2002.
Prior to joining the LSC, Tony spent 25 years in the Hospitality and Catering industry. This included 17 years with Whitbread PLC in operational, HR and strategic roles.