Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed: April 2022
Membership: PLC, ARC, NomCo, RemCo
Skills and Experience:
• Technology and digital specialist
• Senior technology and commercial roles
• Direct exposure to OEM and industrial clients
Deborah is a highly experienced technology and digital specialist, having held senior executive positions at leading technology companies around the world for over 20 years. Deborah’s career has included senior technology and commercial roles at France Telecom, Google, GE and Amazon. She was, until January 2022, an executive director, in the role of chief commercial officer at Future PLC.
Deborah is passionate about bringing change to business and society through technology and in 2018 was listed as one of 21 women making an impact on Industrial IOT. In 2019 she was awarded the Freedom of the City of London (keys to the City) for her corporate achievements and diversity work and is passionate about supporting diversity in the workforce and society.
Deborah’s in-depth understanding of how the use of technology along with transformation projects will impact our customer and partner relationships is invaluable to the long term-sustainability of the Group and achieving our strategy.
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