One of the past chairs of BCSWomen, Gillian Arnold is managing director of Tectre, an IT recruitment and training company focussed on supporting women in technical roles.

She has spent more than three decades in the IT hardware and software industry, including within IBM in the UK, in IT training, technical support, marketing, technical management, sales, business development and market strategy roles.

Gillian spent 11 years as a non-executive director for WISE and currently chairs the Women in IT Taskforce for CEPIS, the Council of European Informatics Societies, as well as sitting on the board at the BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, having edited and co-authored their new book about increasing gender diversity and inclusion in tech.

Read Gillian's blog