Murray Hudson is the Managing Director of Gratnells and founder of the Gratnells Learning Rooms project, which campaigns to improve educational outcomes by maximizing the beneficial effects of the learning environment. Murray travels extensively, visiting schools across the world to better understand how to create the optimal learning environment. Murray has worked in the education industry for more than twenty years. He is a former chairman of the British Educational Furniture Manufacturers Group and spent nearly a decade on the board of the British Education Suppliers Association (BESA). He lives in Cambridge, UK.