Oliver Black

Bright Horizons

Commercial Director

About Oliver Black

He started his career at P&G as a brand manager with Oil of Olay and he was part of the team that introduced P&G’s trailblazing maternity support programme.

He was the first person in the UK to move the childcare market online launching Tinies in 2000 which has become the UK’s largest supplier of childcare and nursery staff.

Oliver & his brother Ben, then set up My Family Care in 2006 to be the leading provider of Work+Family solutions. Solutions all designed to make work and having a family a practical and profitable reality for both the company and the employee.  Providing elements like Emergency Child & Eldercare to over 300 of the UK’s best-known employers including IBM, Shell, P&G, Freshfields, UBS, Barclays, Baker McKenzie, Bank of America, McKinsey, Deloitte, Citi, KPMG, SKY & Amazon. Eventually selling the business to Bright Horizons in 2019, where he now heads up all the Commercial functions. 

In his spare time Oliver is a proud father of 3 young children, which some describe as “living the brand” and has an unhealthy obsession with endurance races & sport.