The importance of technology was recognised in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours List with a number of industry leaders awarded for their contribution to the sector.
We’d like to congratulate all of those awarded honours, particularly our members and partners who have been recognised for their important contribution to the industry, including:
- Dr Shane Legg, Co-Founder & Chief Scientist, DeepMind Technologies Ltd for services to the Science & Technology Sector & Investment
- Philip Smith, CEO, Cisco for services to Technology, Business & Skills
- Melanie Richards, Deputy Chair, KPMG, for services to Business & Inclusion
- Sarah Kenny , CEO, BMT Group Ltd for services to the Maritime Sector & Diversity
- Margaret Berry, Executive Director for Europe, WEConnect International & Founder, Women in Technology Network for services to Women in Business & Technology
- Elizabeth Williams, Director, Digital Society, BT for services to Digital Literacy & Social Inclusion