Roxanne Hobbs, founder of The Hobbs Consultancy
Roxanne owns and manages The Hobbs Consultancy. She has an advertising background and is passionate about driving transformation in the workplace via diversity and inclusivity.
Harriet Minter, Female Leadership editor at The Guardian
Harriet Minter is a writer, journalist and speaker. In 2013 she launched the Guardian’s Women in Leadership section, which focuses on the issues faced by working women. The section currently averages a quarter of a million page views a month, and the weekly newsletter written by her has 25,000 subscribers. She writes extensively on a variety of issues relating to feminism, the future of work and how we change society’s expectations around women. Her most popular articles have included comment pieces on the backlash to Emma Watson’s #HeForShe campaign, which had over 1 million page views, a piece on why we need to let women be aggressive at work, and a feature on the treatment of women on maternity leave. She has also interviewed a range of leading women including MPs, entrepreneurs and celebrities. Prior to her current role she worked as a launch editor for the Guardian’s Professional Networks and also ran their engagement and social media strategy. She started her journalistic career at RollOnFriday.com, the leading B2B site for lawyers and as a consequence knows far too much about the private lives of the City’s highest paid litigators.
Natasha Devon MBE, Government’s Mental Health Champion for Schools
Natasha Devon MBE is a writer, campaigner & television pundit. She is founder of the Self Esteem Team & the Body Gossip Education Programme, both working in schools to help teenagers, their parents and teachers with mental health & body image issues. To date, her award-winning classes have been delivered to more than 60,000 teenagers across the UK.
In 2015, Natasha was appointed as the government’s Mental Health Champion, advising the Department for Education.
Dr Jack Lewis, Neuroscientist and Managing Director at NeuroFormed Ltd
Dr Jack Lewis is an author, broadcaster and consultant who specialises in making scientific insights into human brain function interesting, relevant and above all useful.
Paul Frampton, Group CEO, Havas Media Group UK & Ireland
As the Group CEO of Havas Media Group in the UK and Ireland Paul overseas Havas’ 3 media agencies; Havas Media, Arena Media and Forward, plus HSECake, ais London, DBi and Havas’ 360° luxury offering, LuxHub. He is responsible for defining the 5 year growth strategy for the Group and is passionate about innovation and evolving the Havas offering. Paul has heavily supported the start-up community and TechCity UK from its infancy and encourages pioneering and meaningful partnerships between clients and start-ups. Paul has worked at Havas for 20 years on numerous accounts including BBC, O2 and Nationwide. He was voted the fifth most influential person in digital in The Drum’s 2014 Digerati league and his passion for all things social has led to him being ranked the No.1 social agency CEO by Media Week.