Owen Spottiswoode

Owen is Head of Public Services and is responsible for coordinating techUK's work across Central and Local Government, Health and Social Care, and Justice and Emergency Services. He works closely with the Public Services Board to manage strategic relationships between members and stakeholders and to ensure that techUK’s voice resonates in Government.

Before joining techUK in December 2016, Owen helped to found Hometrics, a data consultancy working in the property sector, and Full Fact, an award-winning NGO that works to make politics more accurate, transparent and accountable. He has a background in journalism having previously worked for the Guardian and Foresight News, a national news agency.

Owen holds an MA(Oxon) from Oxford University and a Post Graduate Certificate in Economics from the University of London.  

FROM SOCIAL MEDIA

. @SannaBaker discusses some of the environmental issues around cryptocurrencies in the @Daily_Express: https://t.co/qiLHx7Wozx
techUK supports the @YoEgovuk campaign to #inspireanengineer. It’s great to see government and industry working tog… https://t.co/23CPgs4sm9
Meet the #govtech innovator of the month @carlosatshaping @ShapingCloud helping transform public services https://t.co/nW5JE1z4KD
An opportunity to take a leadership role in shaping the @NHSDigital new NHS Open API Lab - we are looking for indu… https://t.co/G18zZB8wXx
We are running a Campaign Week for you to share your ideas on how tech can help solve the challenges in the NHS aro… https://t.co/tS4SAJlLWy
Join us @ExperisUKIE and HBB to discuss the Future of #IoT https://t.co/eNSsnCRb0j
If you're still unsure about yesterday's #OpenBanking and #PSD2 legislation, our Head of Financial Services and Pay… https://t.co/EbRwnST8WU