Christine Ashton

Collective Associate

Christine Ashton

CIO and CISO

Previously SUSE & NED


Experienced Digital and Technology Transformation Executive

Christine is an experienced CDIO, CISO and Non-Executive director. She has spent her career working in global companies, Private Equity, Utilities and Financial and Information Services. She has worked on complex digital and business transformation, product and service innovation, restructuring and integration, digital strategy design and execution.

She is a Non-Executive Director (NED) of the Royal Bank of Scotland International and Vice Chair of the British Computer Society’s (BCS) Fellows’ Advisory Task Group (FTAG). She is a regular presenter, judge, advisor, and mentor in the IT Industry and recently published a viewpoint on AI on behalf of the BCS with FTAG colleagues.

She has a master’s degree in computing and electronics, is a CISSP and was awarded a Fellowship at the BCS, where she served on the strategic panel on a mission to ‘Make IT Good for Society.