Announcing the 2024 BIMA 100

22 May 2024

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London, 22nd May 2024 – BIMA is delighted to reveal the highly anticipated BIMA 100 list for 2024.

Every year, BIMA shines a spotlight on the outstanding individuals shaping our industry today. These are the leaders, pioneers, disruptors, changemakers, and rising stars we all look up to.

Today, we are thrilled to announce that after receiving 400 nominations, undergoing two rounds of rigorous judging involving over 100 judges across 11 categories, we have selected the top 100 brightest digital stars. These individuals continue to lead the industry, making a significant impact with their work and shaping the future of Britain’s digital landscape.

Being chosen for the BIMA 100 is an undeniable recognition of an individual’s remarkable achievements, and we are honoured to have these people as part of our vibrant community.

Congratulations to all the ones who have made it in this year’s 100! Please welcome the BIMA 100 Class of 2024:

Bravest Clients

Caroline Scott, Head of AI/eCRM Innovation, The Royal Navy
Clare Levy, Head of Marketing, Dentally International
Darragh Field, Assistant Director – Digital, RSPCA
David Goddard, Head of Digital Student Experience, University College London
Kelly Engstorm, Brand & Demand Generation Communications Director, BT Group
Lucy Hayter, Director of Generation, Global Tony Blair Institute for Global Change
Roberto Hortal, Chief Product and Technology Officer, Wall Street English
Sasha Dabliz, Head of Marketing, Waverton Investment Management Ltd
Sonia Danner, Senior Marketing Manager, Marketreach
Tao Nadine Baker, Head of innovation / Founder, PTSB / Connect

CEOs and Leaders 5M+

Carl Uminski, Partner, EVP, CI&T
Chris Jones, CEO, Space & Time
Euan Andrews, Founder and CEO, xDesign
Greet Jans, Joint Managing Director, Future Platforms
Hugh James, Chief Growth Officer, TPXimpact/manifesto
Jen Berry, CEO, Digitas
Jonny Goodall, Chief Design Officer, Bernadette
Matt Simpson, MD, Candyspace
Sam Fenton-Elstone, CEO and Founding Partner, Anything is Possible

CEOs and Leaders -5M

Becky Simms, CEO & Founder, Reflect Digital
Claire Hutchings, Founder & MD, Chime Agency
Hannah Springett, CEO & Founder, HLabs
John Readman, CEO, Modo25/ASK BOSCO®
Kelly Rose, Co-Founder & Director, SceneMusicMedia
Kim Leary, Founder, Squibble
Paul Halfpenny, CTO & Founder, Filter
Piyush Poddar, VP Sales and Partnerships, Axelerant
Rob Dando, Managing Director, Finally Agency
Rebecca Vickery, Managing Director, Brave Spark
Simon Harmer, CEO, Thursday Studio
Victoria Scally, CEO & Founder, We Are All Marketing Limited

Champions for Change: People

Areej AbuAli, Founder, Women in Tech SEO
Grace Prior, Co-founder, Silicon Brighton
Isla Thomas, Design Research Manager, Deloitte Digital
Lisa Goodchild, Founder, Digilearning
Matt Roberts, Lead UX Designer, Sightsavers
Michaela Broad, Director of Partnerships, Croud
Mohbeen Mushtaq, Senior Consultant, Deloitte
Olena Bulygina, Founder, Cosmic Velocity
Rakhee Paul, Strategic Clients Lead, AND Digital
Seye Olokode, Agile Delivery Manager, Candyspace

Champions for Change: Planet

Andy Eva-Dale, Technical Director, Tangent
James Hobbs, Head of Engineering, Great State
Matt Wheeler, Digital Director,

Client Services and Project Management

Allison Tupper, Digital Project Manager, Filter
Amber-Rose Stout, Delivery Manager, Cold Banana
Caroline Constable, Head of Client Services, 360 OM
Chris Hall, Head of Digital Client Services, DRPG
Dan Willis, Client Partner, Sagittarius
Elise Bola, Senior Account Director, Brave Spark
Gemma Collins, Senior Product Owner, Candyspace
Joanne Reid, Managing Partner – Service Delivery, Cactus
Jon Reeves, VP Client Partnerships – Consultancy, VaynerMedia EMEA
Laura Simpson-Jones, Strategic Account Director, Organic
Liane Baio, Project Director, Bernadette (from VCCP)
Michaela Hinton, Delivery Lead, Great State
Sam Wright, Senior Account Director, VaynerMedia EMEA

Creatives and Designers

Ana Marta, Senior Product Designer, Reason (a DCX Agency)
Antonio Ortega, Senior Graphic Designer, Organic
Dan Northcote-Smith, Creative Innovation Director, The&Partnership
Olaia O, Junior Product Designer, Candyspace
Oliver Ware, Lead Experience Designer, Zone
Pete O’Connor, Creative Director, Thursday
Rodrigo Maia Goncalves, Visual Design Lead, Zone
Sam Drury, UX Director, UIC Digital
Sylvia Wong, UX Designer, Zone
Salvatore Scandurra, Senior Multimedia Designer, Paragon DCX
Will Humphrey, Creative Director, Sugar Creative
Will Macneil, Creative Director, The Mill

Rising Stars

Charlotte Collier, Operations Director, Finally Agency
Dan Marek, UX and UI Designer, Proctor + Stevenson
Helena Taylor, Paid Social Lead, Space & Time
Henry Joyce, Agency Editorial and Content Creator, TMW Unlimited
Honor Moshay, Analytics Director, Digitas
Kimara Saldanha, Head of PPC, Found
Rakeeza Malik, Product Developer, AND Digital
Rose Asantewaa-Boateng, Management Consulting Analyst, Accenture
Sam Taylor, Director,
Tai Rosemin, Account Executive, Eagle London Agency

Strategists and Consultants

Chantel Jordan, Marketing Director, Reflect Digital
Chris Bantock, Founder and MD, The Agency Adventure
Katie Debrah, Founder and CEO, Halo & Echo (Ex-Google)
Nadine Clarke, Strategy Partner, Tangent
Nicole Faccio, Product Strategy and Optimisation Sr Manager, Accenture Song
Phie McKenzie, Founder/Director, Creative Ally
Rachael Quarmby, Brand & Comms Strategy Manager, Accenture Song
Rachel Baines, Head of Strategy and Campaigns, Chime Agency
Rick Madigan, Lead Strategist, UNRVLD
Teodora Tepavicharova, Senior Programmatic Strategy Manager, Condé Nast
Will Scougal, Founder and Managing Director, Make My Day

Students & Apprentices

Amy Carter, Account Executive, TMC Strategic Communication
Emily Parker, Marketing Coordinator & RFL Accredited Photographer, Swinton Lions
Matt Mackenzie, Email Marketing Technician, Get Better Limited

Tech Innovation

Andrew Mullett, Technical Director, Zone
Ashleigh Sutton, Senior Front End Developer, Zone
David Burnet, Director, INVIDAR
Fabrizio Cicero, Head of Technology Delivery, Digitas
Henry Stuart, CEO, Visualise
Huiyan Wan, Senior Data Strategist, Media.Monks
Kate Martin Wheatley, Senior Analytics Architect, Media.Monks


A special thanks goes to our wonderful 2024 judges, we couldn’t have done it without you!

Congratulations again to the 2024 BIMA 100 from all of us at BIMA.

Find out more about the BIMA 100 here.


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