Deborah Collier M.Sc. FRSA - President & Chief Information / Marketing Officer
Globally renowned for strategy, digital business, innovation and skills education, Deborah's early career started in the 90's at the UK Ministry of Defence, as one of the first women in IT. Her combined analytic and creative acumen, later led her toward Web, Commerce and Marketing, which resulted in a consultative management role at PriceWaterhouseCoopers 2002-2004. She then commenced developing and selling digital and physical products and services online, using cutting-edge technologies such as early mobile commerce. As a strategic leader and creator, she has found her vocation working across media (TV / Film / Publishing) and education. A published author, Listed 2016 in Richtopia's 'Top 100 Most Influential Chief Marketing Officers in the World' and a member of Mensa, she has trained and advised start-ups, as well as leaders and teams from government ministries and organisations, and well-known blue-chip companies around the globe on e-government, business strategy, digital business, e-commerce and marketing.
Deborah has 18-years company Director experience to group CEO level, and she is currently on the board of directors of a leading UK government-funded apprenticeships organisation, where she advises on strategy & policy-making, provides scrutiny on executive decision-making and supports good governance. She is also an Executive Producer TV / Film, working on a small selection of high-end productions, and is an invited Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce.