2. Sarah Wilkinson, CEO, NHS Digital; ex-chief digital, data and technology officer at Home Office
In 2017, Sarah Wilkinson was appointed the new CEO of NHS Digital. Prior to this, Wilkinson was the chief technology officer at the Home Office, where she led many of the most critical IT systems supporting UK borders and policing.
Wilkinson was previously managing director and head of corporate systems technology at Credit Suisse for over two years, having previously worked at HSBC, UBS and Deutsche Bank in various senior IT roles. She also sits on Telefonica’s startup accelerator Wayra as a board adviser, and is a non-executive director at the Police ICT Company.