Lucy Butler – Financial Times: Reflecting on Challenges

Where do you work and your role title?Financial Times – Director of Analytics Get To Know MeFavourite ice-cream flavour: Rum & Raisin! Wrap up in the shortest sentence possible what your role means. I lead a team of analysts, data scientists and data engineers helping the Financial Times understand customer behaviour and make better decisions.Continue reading “Lucy Butler – Financial Times: Reflecting on Challenges”

Elena Corchero – News Corp: Take Every Opportunity

Where do you work and your role title?News Corp – Head of Emerging TechnologyElenaCorchero.com – Founder & Director Get To Know MeFavourite ice-cream flavour: Pistachio Wrap up in the shortest sentence possible what your role means. I work with brands and engineers to make the future tangible today by analysing technological and sociological trends thatContinue reading “Elena Corchero – News Corp: Take Every Opportunity”

Farhein Akmal – CM District Health Board: Make a Difference

Where do you work and your role title?Counties Manukau District Health Board, Auckland –Business Intelligence Analyst Get To Know MeFavourite ice-cream flavour: Almond! Wrap up in the shortest sentence possible what your role means. Connecting healthcare industry with latest technology to up their data science and business intelligence game! What is the interesting / challengingContinue reading “Farhein Akmal – CM District Health Board: Make a Difference”

Sarah Armstrong-Smith – Microsoft: Breaking through the Age Barrier

Where do you work and your role title?Microsoft – Chief Security Advisor Get To Know MeFavourite ice-cream flavour: Mint choc-chip! Wrap up in the shortest sentence possible what your role means. I work with strategic customers to help them evolve their security strategy and capabilities to support digital transformation and cloud adoption. What is theContinue reading “Sarah Armstrong-Smith – Microsoft: Breaking through the Age Barrier”

Marie Drake – News UK: Finding Her Voice in Testing Industry

Where do you work and your role title?News UK –Principal Test Automation Engineer in Product Platforms Department Get To Know MeFavourite ice-cream flavour: Cookies and cream! (there has to be actual cookie chunks) Wrap up in the shortest sentence possible what your role means. I am a Modern Day Software Tester. This means that IContinue reading “Marie Drake – News UK: Finding Her Voice in Testing Industry”

Vivi Campbell – BBC: Journey from Marketing to Tech

Where do you work and your role title?BBC –Lead Delivery Manager in BBC Voice+AI Department Get To Know MeFavourite ice-cream flavour: Chocolate! Wrap up in the shortest sentence possible what your role means. I lead a team of Delivery Managers, and our role is to coach teams in Lean and Agile practices as well asContinue reading “Vivi Campbell – BBC: Journey from Marketing to Tech”

Serour Benbouza – Vodafone: Woman in Tech Changing the Future

Where do you work and your role title?Data Engineer at Vodafone Get To Know MeFavourite ice-cream flavour: Caramel chew chew! I think it’s called that. It’s like a £5 Ben&Jerry tub! Wrap up in the shortest sentence possible what your role means. Moving data from on premise storage to Cloud storage in Vodafone. What isContinue reading “Serour Benbouza – Vodafone: Woman in Tech Changing the Future”

Alia Shafir – Bloomberg: Leading from the Front

Where do you work and your role title?Bloomberg –Head of Mobile QA (Automated Testing) & Chief of Staff for Head of London Engineering Get To Know MeFavourite ice-cream flavour: Mint Chocolate Chip! Wrap up in the shortest sentence possible what your role means. Help others to achieve their goals by creating an environment in BloombergContinue reading “Alia Shafir – Bloomberg: Leading from the Front”

Rachel Weeks: Breaking STEM Stereotypes

Where do you work and your role title?United Launch Alliance –Systems Test Engineer for Payloads Team Get To Know MeFavourite ice-cream flavour: Blueberry Cheesecake! What is the interesting / challenging part of your work? I love getting to dress up in clean room garments at work! We wear these outfits to prevent contamination on theContinue reading “Rachel Weeks: Breaking STEM Stereotypes”