This article is part of our Essential Guide: Top 50 Most Influential Women in UK IT 2015

The 50 most influential women in UK IT 2015


24. Debbie Forster, Co-CEO of Apps for Good

Debbie Forster is co-CEO of Apps for Good, an education and technology charity, overseeing business and daily operations. Apps for Good teaches young people to create apps that can change their world. She also serves as CDI Europe's lead expert on education, public sector and policy. Forster has 20 years of educational experience, 13 of them in leadership roles, including serving as headteacher of a mixed comprehensive school. At e-Skills UK, she led on education policy and strategic engagement, working with employers, educators and policymakers in the technology sector.

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