Founder and CEO,
Beecham Research Ltd
Prior to this William was a Director at Ofcom where he managed a team providing technical advice and performing research. He has worked for a range of communications consultancies and spent three years providing strategic management across Motorola’s entire communications portfolio, based in Chicago. He was IET President 2014-2015.
Exec Director, Sorenson
Centre for Discovery
His mission is to enable organizations, leaders, and audiences to regain their creative genius by creating and harnessing the powerful tensions necessary to power the innovation process.
He does this by engaging others to ride the innovation cycle along its entire lifecycle to discover, incubate, accelerate and scale their innovative ideas and business models. He provides keynotes and workshops for leaders across many industries to help them create more innovative cultures that gets innovation into the DNA of their organizations.
Global Managing Director,
Phil has over 5 years at Accenture providing mobility and embedded software services across a wide range of industries and platforms and engagements including:
Nokia - Director Licensee Product Development. Following the acquisition of Symbian by Nokia, directed the software consultancy group and led the divestment of the Symbian/S60 team to Accenture.
Symbian - VP Licensee Product Development. Responsible within Symbian for providing technical consultancy & software engineering solutions, and responsible for a high performing team of 100 distributed across 5 sites.
Sony - Chief Engineer, responsible for MMI software planning, specification, design, development and overall UI technical responsibility for the GSM/Dual-band mobile handsets.
Software Engineer in NEC Technologies (UK) Ltd, responsible for OO analysis, design & implementation of the MMI software for NEC’s GSM handsets, primarily the NEC G9.
Director, IoT Connectivity,
In collaboration with colleagues across the Technology team and wider IHS Markit organisation, Jenalea is driving the strategy to inform relevant industries of digital trends and adoption across more than 12+ verticals.
This alignment of technology and verticals across IHS Markit lends to best practices for knowledge sharing of digital strategies to support the entire IoT ecosystem.
Jenalea provides frequent commentary on various digital technologies, automation equipment, and robotics and discusses strategic development of these technologies into verticals including Energy & Automotive with key OEMs. In addition, Jenalea acts as the Consulting Lead for Enterprise & IT, a practice that supports our clients with all aspects of their strategic planning, business development, market entry and customer relationships.