Lawrence Stephenson, Commercial Director

Lawrence leads business development at UniQuest. Before joining the UQ team, he worked for 13 years at Apple in the UK, looking after their Public Sector business with a specific focus on Health and Higher Education. While at Apple, Lawrence developed Apple’s mobile strategy and spearheaded Apple’s widely successful content platform iTunes U (iTunes University), where he lobbied a number of UK universities to have a digital presence on the platform.

Prior to Apple, Lawrence worked for Microsoft managing their educational channel partners to help schools and universities across the UK make smarter choices around their use of technology. Lawrence’s guiding principle is ‘how can technology be used to make educational lives better?’

In his spare time, he loves to travel extensively and keeps very active with sports such as swimming, football and cycling.