Chief Operating Officer

Jane is the COO of the IAB. Her previous roles include COO of Work Club - a highly awarded independent digital agency, and CEO of Agency Republic which she co-founded in 2001. 5 times voted the UK’s Digital Agency of the Year by Campaign and Marketing magazines, Agency Republic's clients included O2, Nivea, Sony, Cancer Research UK and Diageo Prior to co-founding Agency Republic, Jane was Client Services Director at Claydon Heeley where she ran the British Airways account for 6 years.

Jane started her career at Clarke Hooper Consulting where she worked for 7 years. Before making the move across the border she studied English Literature at Edinburgh University and then completed a postgraduate degree in Marketing at Strathclyde University.

Judging panel

Anoo Mehmi

Digital Marketing Lead EMEA
Quest Nutrition

Justin Pearse

Blue Stripe Media

Martin Kelly

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Infectious Media

Andrew Hayward

Head of Programmatic Solutions
Guardian News & Media

Ahmed Omer

Head of Marketing
GroupM Digital UK

Ashleigh Smith

Head of Paid Social, Worldwide
MediaCom WorldWide

Simon Haynes

Digital Consultant / Advisor

Jane McNeill

Chief Operating Officer

Leila Seith Hassan

Head of Data and Analytics

Thiago Correa

Head of Performance Media

Lara Izlan

Director, Advertising Data
ITV plc

Julia Smith

The Digital Voice

Stephen Jenkins

Founder & MD
Too Many Dreams Limited

Ellie Edwards-Scott

Co-Founder & Digital Consultant
The Advisory Collective

Carolina Vicente

Vice President & Senior Director Paid Marketing, Global
Hello Fresh