Barry T Whyte (He/Him)


General Purpose Training

Barry is co-founder of General Purpose, the UK's first training centre dedicated to Artificial Intelligence. He helps professionals integrate generative AI into their daily work, enabling them to realise immediate productivity benefits and live more fulfilling lives.

Prior to General Purpose, he helped a vast range of businesses achieve their ambitions for growth and transformation during his tenures at Decoded, the Financial Times, Ogilvy & Mather and Bain & Company. Barry is also co-founder of Series Q, a London-based non-profit with a mission to empower, support and connect LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs and creators.  Barry holds an MBA from Columbia Business School.