WFF Speakers - London 2019

Lord Jim Knight

Chief Education & External Officer

TES Global Ltd

Matthew Griffin


311 Institute

Matthew Taylor

Chief Executive


Karen Handley

Head of Future Careers

Virgin Media

Stephen Isherwood

Chief Executive

Institute of Student Employers

Mike Cox

Future Talent Manager – Apprenticeships


Oliver Beach

Founder & CEO


Kieran Cooke

National Network Manager

STEM Learning UK

Jean Patrick

Chief Transformation Officer

Cherwell Software

Amber Thomas

Head of Academic Technology and Digital Transformation

University of Warwick

Greg Dean

Head of Large Employer Engagement Strategy

Education and Skills Funding Agency and National Apprenticeship Service

Vlatka Hlupic

Hult Ashridge Executive Education

The Management Shift Consulting Ltd

Thaddaeus Brown


London Borough Apprentice 2018

Tom Ravenscroft

Founder & CEO

Enabling Enterprise and Skills Builder Partnership

Louis Barson

Deputy Director – Future Sectors

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)

Sarah Atkinson

Head of Global Social Responsibility

Micro Focus

Tom Szirtes



Carla Aerts



Laura Overton

Speaker & Writer

Facilitation & Research

Dr Fadi Chehimi

Extended Reality Delivery & Capability Senior Manger

Accenture UK

Jennifer Coleman-Peers

Director of Strategic Initiatives

Institute of Imagination