Fastrak Consulting Ltd is the vehicle through which Clive Shepherd provides his consulting services. Clive is widely acknowledged as a thought leader in all aspects of e-learning and blended learning, with 25 years of experience. Clive developed his interest in interactive media when he held the position of Director, Training and Creative Services for American Express, Europe, Middle East and Africa. He went on to co-found Epic, the UK's largest provider of bespoke e-learning development services. Since 1997, Clive has been an independent consultant working for a wide range of private and public sector organisations. He specialises in all aspects of e-learning strategy, the design of major blended learning programmes, and the training of trainers in the use of e- and blended learning. In his time as an independent consultant, Clive has won two lifetime achievement awards and two awards for course design. He is currently Chair of the eLearning Network on a part-time, voluntary basis.