Founder / Like Literally


Di Macdonald is the founder of Like Literally. A company that focuses on developing future talent in the workplace. She has had a successful global career building and leading world-class, high performing Learning & Development teams.

Before setting up Like Literally in 2018, she worked as Director of L&D at L’Oréal where she created a full curriculum and digital solution focused on future talent. Prior roles include the VP of Global Learning at Expedia where she created a truly global team to support over 16,000 employees across every continent. At Apple she was Head of Sales Training EMEIA and was responsible for the launch of iPhone training across 19 countries from 2009-2012.

She has also held multiple senior roles in the Telecoms and Innovation Consultancy sectors in both the UK and Australia and is a Tutor at Pearson Business School where she teaches professional behaviours.

She has extensive experience working with digital solutions having launched 6 learning apps to date. She is also incredibly passionate about enabling peer learning and working with future talent.