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Meet the Traineo Team

Alasdair McLean-Foreman, CEO / Founder

Alasdair founded traineo whilst running Track and Field at Harvard University. As the previous captain of the Harvard University Track and Field Team who has also represented Great Britain and England at an international level, he brings a wealth of applied knowledge of fitness, training, and exercise to the traineo management team.

Alasdair earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics at Harvard University and was nominated one of the top entrepreneurs under 25-years old by Business Week Magazine.

Jonathan McLean-Foreman, European Director

Jonathan is the Director of European Operations for HDO Group UK Ltd and traineo. He began his career as a graduate electronics engineer with Racal in the UK. Later, he became a freelance design engineer and consultant, creating innovative solutions for the industrial sector. He founded Formac Electronics Ltd where he currently holds the position of Managing Director.

Formac has won contracts to provide industrial I.T. solutions with multi-national corporations including Exxon, Westinghouse, Crowcon and Gardener Denver. Most recently, he has been at the forefront of Formac’s latest developments in remote industrial monitoring, control and mobile solutions via the internet.

Jonathan’s role at Formac and extensive experience in developing technical solutions brings a priceless level of management experience to the traineo team. He is currently based in Bath, England where he directs traineo’s European competitive strategy and operations.


Devin Lyons-Quirk, Product Strategy

As advisor for Product Strategy at traineo, Devin is responsible for guiding the execution of new concepts, enhancements and ideas at traineo. His experience in the content creation process with web-based applications at HDO Group LLC allows him to bring an exciting level of hands-on management experience to the traineo team. Devin’s team was wholly responsible for the content development for the NYRR Interactive Trainer ( developed exclusively for the ING New York City Marathon.

Devin was a varsity letter winner in Track and Field and Cross Country at Harvard University. He has also worked as a certified EMT in New York City and is training for triathlons and road races.

Devin's worked at Booz Allen Hamilton in Washington D.C. and is currently attending Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.

Devin earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Harvard University.

Carrie Harper, Editorial

As an editorial advisor and consultant at traineo, Carrie is responsible for vetting as well as writing fitness and health related content published on the site. Carrie has over 15 years of experience as a fitness instructor and authoritative health content writer.

Carrie has been certified by several leading US fitness bodies, and is currently an ACE Certified Personal Trainer, ACE Certified Lifestyle and Weight Management Coach, NASM Certified Youth Trainer and ACE Certified Pre/Post Natal Fitness Specialist.