Jacqueline de Rojas CBE

Jacqueline is the President of techUK and the chair of the Digital Leaders board. She sits as a Non-Executive Director on the board of UK technology business Rightmove plc; on the board of Costain plc, which is committed to solving the nation’s Infrastructure problems; and was recently appointed to the board of the online retailer AO World plc. Jacqueline serves on the government’s Digital Economy Council and is a supporter of the University Technical College in Newcastle. An advisor to fast moving tech businesses and a business mentor at Merryck offering board and executive level coaching. 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; she was listed on Debretts 2016 500 People of Influence – Digital & Social and named in Europe’s Inspiring Fifty most inspiring female role models for 2017. She was presented with the 2017 Catherine Variety award for Science and Technology and the 2018 Women in Tech Award for Advocate of the Year acknowledging her contribution to diversity.

Jacqueline was awarded CBE for Services to International Trade in Technology in the Queen's New Year Honours list 2018.

Happily married to Roger Andrews, they have three children and four dogs.

  

FROM SOCIAL MEDIA

Our @techUKdepCEO, Antony Walker addressing the @NewStatesman Business reception at #Lab18 with @jreynoldsMP and… https://t.co/SjYbUkd0Jy
Cloud Week Guest Blog: CEO of @ukcloudltd, @Shansford highlights the impact of digital transformation for the publi… https://t.co/3X9SNH0i3h
Cloud Week Guest Blog: With virtually all sectors embracing digital transformation, @rmircoli of @Virtustream, exp… https://t.co/7CFoOwWYuu
Cloud Week Guest Podcast: Sarah Hewitt, Director within the Major Risks Practice at @GallagherGlobal, chats to Crai… https://t.co/PYBQBpTQgN
techUK CEO @techUKCEO comments on need for continued negotiations to avoid the burdens businesses will face without… https://t.co/8uVV8Qcb6D
Tech is transforming international trade & it is essential to make sure global rules work for digital sectors. That… https://t.co/ZcubJsoljT
Cloud Week Guest Blog: Mark Goossens, Client Director for Home Office & Police at IBM, explores how cloud enables a… https://t.co/IaJBSwUpAo
Watch our President @JdR_Tech as she joins @michaelhayman on the latest Capital Conversation on @LondonLive. She di… https://t.co/ydHrXvdztm