IBC Council Chair Naomi Climer has been voted in the top 50 most influential women in engineering in the UK by the Telegraph and named in the top 50 most influential women in IT in the UK by Computer Weekly.
In additon to her role at IBC, Climer is president the Institution of Engineering and Technology and chair of the UK Government Future Communications Challenge Group looking at the technology opportunities for the UK around 5G.
Until March 2015, she was president of Sony’s Media Cloud Services, based in Los Angeles and she previously headed Sony’s B2B organisation across Europe (Sony Professional). Prior to Sony, Climer worked in technical and leadership roles across BBC Radio, World Service and News as well as at ITV and in local radio. She is a well known thought leader in the Broadcast and Media industry internationally and is an active campaigner for gender diversity within the engineering profession and beyond.