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

Andrew Hayward-Wright

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

Jenny Jenny

Founder & Managing Director
Appetite Creative Soul-utions

Richard Kanolik

Head of Programmatic
Vodafone UK

Jane McNeill

Chief Operating Officer

Dean Robinson

Programmatic In House Lead
William Hill

Leila Hassan

Head of Data and Analytics

Neil Robins

Head of Data Strategy and Precision Marketing
Johnson & Johnson

Thiago Correa

Head of Performance Media

James Mooney

Head of Agency Partnerships, UK & International

Lara Izlan

Director, Advertising Data & Analytics
ITV plc

Mathilde Verron

Global Head of Audience & Programmatic

Julia Smith

The Digital Voice

Neil McKinnon

Marketing Director
Infectious Media

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