Technology Leader, Non-Executive Director, Leadership Mentor and Coach, Neaman Consulting

Rachel is an influential technology leader specialising in digital transformation, leadership, health tech, skills and inclusion. She has extensive senior-level experience in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors in the UK and internationally, including for the EU, as the first Chief Digital Officer for the Department of Health, and as a CEO. She is now a business advisor and mentor and runs her own consultancy providing advice and coaching on strategy, leadership and digital transformation to executives and Boards. She is a Non- Executive Director of Checkit Plc and of The Panoply Holdings Plc, a Governor of Birkbeck College, London, and sits on the Boards of the Campaign for Social Science, DigitalHealth.London and Digital Leaders, of which she is a former Chair. Rachel is a frequent speaker at UK and international conferences, has appeared regularly before parliamentary Select Committees, and is a frequent judge of digital awards. She has featured in Computer Weekly’s annual list of Most Influential Women in IT since 2016.