President of techUK and chair of Digital Leaders, Jacqueline is a Non-Executive Director on the boards of Rightmove plc, Costain plc and online retailer AO World plc.
Jacqueline serves on the government’s Digital Economy Council and is an advisor to fast moving tech companies as well as a business mentor at Merryck Group. She is the co-chair at the Institute of Coding, advises the board of Accelerate-Her and is especially delighted to lend her support to the Girlguiding Association for technology transformation. Passionate about diversity and inclusion which informs where she places her support.
In 2016 she entered the @Computerweekly Hall of Fame after being voted Computer Weekly’s Most Influential Woman in IT 2015; Listed on Debretts 2016 ‘500 People of Influence’ and named in Europe’s Inspiring Fifty most inspiring female role models 2017. Presented with the 2017 Catherine Variety award for Science and Technology and the 2018 Women in IT Award for Advocate of the Year acknowledging her contribution to diversity.
Jacqueline was awarded a CBE for Services to International Trade in Technology in the Queen’s New Year Honours list 2018.