Genevieve was appointed to the Board as a Non-Executive Director in September 2014. Genevieve brings digital, technology and commercial expertise to the Group from a career in the media, publishing and technology sectors. Most recently she was chief product and marketing officer of Pearson PLC and prior to that was director of digital strategy and chief information officer. Genevieve is a non-executive director of Santander UK plc, Next 15 Communications Group plc and Arup Group Limited. She is an advisory board member for Lego Education and has advised and invested in education technology start-ups and works with female executives as a coach and mentor. She is also an adviser to the Parliamentary digital board.
Genevieve is a member of the Risk, Remuneration, Audit and Nomination Committees.