Richard Wyles | Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder of Totara Learning Solutions. Richard played an instrumental role in founding Totara Learning Solutions in 2010 and has led the company since start-up. Richard's initial involvement in open source came from leading a government-funded consortium project involving 20 universities and other education institutions contributing to Moodle, then establishing the Mahara project and a wider community site called Eduforge. In 2006 Richard also co-founded Flexible Learning Network, now part of the City & Guilds Kineo group of companies."I strongly believe in open source as a key driver of innovation and achieving greater access to good technology....

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