Head of techUK Joins DEA Expert Panel

Posted on August 30, 2018 by Digital Entrepreneur Awards

DEA judge 2018 Jacqueline de RojasWe’re delighted to announce that Jacqueline de Rojas is joining the Digital Entrepreneur Awards panel for 2018.

Jacqueline is the President of techUK, the Chair of Digital Leaders, and 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 also the Co-Chair at the Institute of Coding, advises the board of Accelerate-Her and lends her support to the Girlguiding Association for Technology Transformation.

Jacqueline is passionate about diversity and inclusion, which informs where she places her support.

As if all of that isn’t impressive enough already, in 2016 she entered the Computer Weekly Hall of Fame having been 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.

Jacqueline was awarded 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.

After all this hard work to promote equality and excellence, Jacqueline was awarded a CBE for Services to International Trade in Technology in the Queen’s New Year Honours list 2018.

And guess what? You’ve got a chance to impress her with at the Digital Entrepreneur Awards 2018. With only one day to go, make sure you get your entries in now to put them in front of some of the digital industry’s greatest minds.

It’s just three short questions, enter now.

Entries close 31st August 2018.

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