Julie Snell has 30 + years’ experience as a business leader having successfully established new technology markets and leading technology innovation in telecoms / digital IT.
Julie was part of the leadership team that developed BT’s first public Wifi project, BT Openzone. She spent five years on the board of the global telco group Wireless Broadband Alliance, two years as Chair. In 2017, Julie was appointed as director and CEO of Bristol’s Smart City infrastructure and computer network company Bristol is Open.
Currently: Chair of Scotland 5G Centre, Non-Executive Director Worcester Local Enterprise Partnership, Associate Non-Executive Director Herefordshire & Worcestershire Health & Care NHS Trust, Vice President of the Urban Technology Alliance, a global community of international smart city players, Non-Executive at Col8, and a mentor for Babbasa, to help young people realise their employment or enterprise ambitions.