Meet The Judges

BIMA 100 2024

Recognising the UK's most influential people in digital & tech.

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BIMA 100 Judges

Every year, we celebrate 100 of the people who are leading the digital and tech industry right now.

Meet our judges for BIMA 100 2024:

Victoria Fawcett, Marketing Director, Dentsu Creative

Richard Powell, Marketing Lead, Accenture Song

Jinny Mitchell-Kent, Joint Managing Director, Great State

Chris Lewis, Chief Client Partner, Cyber-Duck

Cherice Whewell, Lead Producer, Media.Monks

Baydr Yadallee, Senior Client Partner, EMEA, CI&T (formely Somo)

Rachael Sutherland, Director of Design and Accessibility Expert, TPXimpact

Raymond Manookian, CX Director, Zone Digital

Sangeeta Brady, Chief Delivery Officer, Sagittarius Marketing

Garry Levitt, Channel Director, Acquia

Lynn Haime, CEO, Baltic Creative CIC

Domenica Di Lieto, CEO, Emerging Comms

Alan Cooper, Co-Founder, Freestyle

Louise Lai, Chief Client and Transformation Officer, TPXimpact

Remy Brooks, Joint MD, Future Platforms

Lucy Doubleday, Managing Partner, We Are Social

Ashwin Desai, VP, Games and Digital Business, OneTeam Partners

Irene Infante, Experience Director, Zone Digital

Ross Crawford, Managing Director, Mr Digital

Jennifer Berry, CEO, Digitas

Dines, Chief Creative Officer, Studio Blup

Joanne Reid, Managing Partner - Service Delivery, Cactus

Pete Heslop, MD, Steadfast Collective

Amy Ramage, MD and Creative Director, Célibataire

Victor Woode, Creative Director, Athlon

Claire Hutchings, Founder, Chime

Ben Scoggins, CEO, Organic

Joanna Cotton, Managing Director UK & Ireland, Media.Monks

Sarat Pediredla, CEO, hedgehog lab

Sarah Vick, Chair, Wilderness / JH / WY Partners

Phil Wright, Managing Director, Potato London

Bilen Ainealem, Global Digital Hub Lead, Publicis Media

Piotr Zielinski, CTO, This is Milk Limited

Aigli Balamatsi, CEO & Executive Strategy Director, INTERWEAVE

Charlie Bell, Senior Director EMEA, Contentful

Danielle Meola, HR Director, JourneyHR

Russell Oakley, Co-Founder & MD, GO!

Deanne Walsh, HR and Wellbeing Lead, Mando; and Founder and MD, Dewa Consulting

Conrad Persons, President, Grey London

Vanessa O'Connell, Head of Marketing, Nano Interactive

Matt Roberts, Lead UX designer, Sightsavers

Emma Williams, Head of Talent, Space and Time

Adam Lambourne, Head of Creative Services, Jollywise

Chelsea Hall, Head of People, Tomorrow

Mike Octigan, Managing Director, Gecko Agency Ltd

Kate Cargill, Marketing Director, Athlon

Charlie Symonds, CEO, Alirity

Viktorija Bowman, Technical Architect, Zone

Sam Fenton-Elstone, CEO, Anything is Possible

Mridula Ujjwal, Director of Coaching, Axelerant Technologies

Kirstie Buchanan, Growth and Partnership Director and co chair of BIMA NW , CTI Digital

SreenivasKasi Viswanathan, Director of Customer Experience, Axelerant Technologies

Ruby Young, PPC Strategy Director, Croud

Patrick Kelly-Weller, Managing Director, Adapt Digital Ltd

George Saunders, Director of Digital Marketing, Bordeaux & Burgundy

Joanna Hinchliffe, Client Partner, AND Digital

Nathan Fulwood, Strategy Director, CreateFuture

Jared Botha, Vice President, Client Partner, Critical Mass

Clare Fisher, Associate Director, Client Services, Appnovation

Paul Sanderson, CEO, The Commerce Team Global

Rakhee Paul, Strategic Clients Lead, AND Digital

Ham Min, Creative Director / Illustrator, HAM the Illustrator

Heather Connearn, Managing Director, Space and Time

Ferdi Wieling, WW Chief Creative Officer, IDX™ (formerly Investis Digital)

Mel Williams, Principal Experience Designer, Zone Digital

Dan Saxton, Head of Design, AnalogFolk

Gemma Collins, Senior Product Owner, Candyspace

Jay Scott-Nicholls, Director, Circus

Aleksandra Melnikova, Co-founder, Cosmic Velocity

Daniel Lorenzini, Co-head of 2d / Vfx Supervisor, The Mill

Lisa Carver, Founder and Coaching Director, Carver Coaching Ltd

Steffan Cummins, Creative Director, Wolff Olins

Roselyn Xavier, Digital Marketing Manager, Accenture Song

Nej Gakenyi, CEO & Founder, GRM Digital

Joanna Reynolds, Managing Director, Bordeaux & Burgundy

Alex Holliman, MD, Climbing Trees

Rachel Baines, Head of Strategy and Campaigns, Chime Agency

Tom Henebury, Client Director, Critical Mass

Rob Dando, Managing Director, Finally Agency

Sara Chapman, Executive Experience Strategy Director, Adamandeveddb

Oliver Kibblewhite, Founder, The 5Gs Ltd

Victoria Morrison, Head of Growth, Digital Engagement, EPAM

James Reeve, Executive Director of Design, UIC Digital

Fiona Gray, Marketing Director, Equator

Jasper Bell, Head of Business Design, Bernadette

Polly Lygoe, Chief Growth Officer, Rippleffect Group

Matthew Hayward, Head of Media Business Development, DRPG

Jodie Brookton, Strategic Director, Climbing Trees

Tom Mucklow, Co-Founder, Superco

Helene Klaustrup, SEO Director, Anything is Possible Media Ltd

John Riley, Head of Strategy, Hugo & Cat

Julia Arenson, Head of Creative Operations, Specsavers

Matt Simpson, Managing Director, Candyspace

Rita Mantler, Director, Telescopic

Ahmed Tarek M., Data Science Team Lead, UK, Media.Monks

Jessica Williams Chadwick, Digital Marketing Manager, Contented Brothers

Martin Harper, Co-Founder, Quickfire Digital

Ghada Fourane, CEO, Unify Data & Analytics

Ian Russell, Operations Director, Thought Quarter

Lauren Dyer, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Dimension Studio

Anoosh Djavaheri, Associate Strategy Director, VaynerMedia

Leigh Dobson, Client Services Partner, Leith Agency

Kingsley Hibbert, Chief Technology Officer, Sagittarius


Miguel Alvarez, Chief Technology Officer & CEO, AnalogFolk Group & With Robots

Aimee Hunt, Head of Client Services, Fountain

James Sandham, Global Head of Digital Transformation, MullenLowe Global

Raheela Yasin, Managing Partner, UNRVLD

Henry Stuart, CEO / Co-Founder, Visualise

Kate Brown, Head of Marketing, Time Finance

Neil Williams, Executive Director of Technology & Digital Transformation, The British Film Institute (BFI)

Minal Russell, VP Sales, EMEA, Acquia

Maddy Cooper, CEO & Founder, Flourish

Neil Clark, Planet Officer and Service Design Lead, TPXimpact