John has been with Citizens Online since its formation in 2000, and with 19 years’ experience working on Digital Inclusion is recognised as an expert in his field. He is responsible for business development, growth and governance. He has been a member of more steering groups and task forces than you can throw a stick at, and has also advised several UK Government ministers. He is currently Chairman of the One Digital Consortium and has chaired a number or Awards and Grant panels. Formerly a Director at Swindon Council and an RAF fast jet pilot. A long‐suffering Forest Green Rovers supporter and learning the saxophone.