The Tech Partnership

Leadership Boards


The Tech Partnership Industry Board

Oliver Benzecry Managing Director, UK & Ireland Accenture
Doug Gurr UK Country Manager Amazon
Howard Watson CEO Technology, Service & Ops, and Group CIO BT
Christine Hodgson Chairman Capgemini
Steve Thorn President CGI UK
Phil Smith (Chair) Chairmain, UK & Ireland Cisco
Nick Wilson SVP & General Manager UK & Ireland DXC Technology
Michael Keegan Chairman UK & Ireland Fujitsu
Kevin Mathers Country Sales Director Google
David Stokes Chief Executive UK, Ireland IBM
Andy Green Chairman IG Group PLC
Cindy Rose UK CEO Microsoft
Clive Selley CEO Openreach
David Callaghan Senior Vice President Oracle
Gayna Hart Managing Director Quicksilva
Shankar Narayanan Country Head, UK & Ireland Tata Consultancy Services
Mark Evans CEO Telefonica UK (O2)


The Tech Partnership CIO Board

Phil Tenney CIO Asda
Monique Shivanandan Group CIO Aviva
Mayank Prakash Director General of Technology DWP
Simon Bolton CIO Jaguar LandRover
Sarah Wilkinson Chief Digital, Data & Technology Officer Home Office
David Lister (Chair) Non-Executive Director HSBC
Morteza Mahjour Group CIO Lloyds Banking Group
Angus McCallum CIO Metropolitan Police Service
David Norton CIO Mullen Lowe Group
Peter Pedersen CTO National Childbirth Trust
Max Currie CIO National Grid
Susan Cooklin Group CIO Network Rail
Mark Dearnley CIO Premium Credit Ltd
Brendan O’Rourke CIO Telefonica UK
Neil Pearce Group CIO Travis Perkins


The Tech Partnership Co-ordinating Board

The Tech Partnership Co-ordinating Board brings together representatives of the Employer Boards along with unions and other stakeholders.

Phil Smith (Chair) Chair, UK & Ireland Cisco
Andy Green Chairman IG Group
David Lister Non-Executive Director HSBC
Gayna Hart Managing Director Quicksilva
Julian David CEO techUK
Karen Price Director The Tech Partnership Ltd


The Tech Partnership Scotland Board

Jim Preston Vice President, Global Contracts BT Global Services
Donald McLauglin Director and Country Manager Cisco
Andy Hamilton Managing Director Company Net Ltd
Gillian Docherty CEO Data Lab
Rab Campbell   iCloud
Caroline Stuart Independent Consultant Independent
Anne Moises CIO Scottish Government
Dominic Monkhouse Managing Director Iomart Group
Steven Grier Education Business Manager Microsoft
Phil Worms Project Lead, Computing & Schools Scotland IS
David McNeill Director of Digital SCVO

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