Carol Snape has been the CEO of Gateway Qualifications since February 2009 and led the company through a significant change programme in that time. Today Gateway Qualifications has nearly 600 Ofqual regulated qualifications, including vocational, ESOL and apprenticeships along with 89 Access to HE validated Diplomas.
Carol has always been within the education sector or in activities related to education. A large part of her working life has been in Higher Education, working on building the links between higher education and business. She has also run her own business supplying services and consultancy into the education sector. She first joined Open College Network Eastern Region, which later became Gateway Qualifications, in 2006 as Director of Business Development.