DOT PROJECT TEAM

MEMBERS

We are a female-led organisation, who really listen and really care. We want to hear your good ideas and we want to bring them to life. We immerse ourselves amongst your team to deeply understand how we can offer you support on your journey of positive change.

We have the network to enable you to achieve your goals - a network with purpose, that we have guided to use digital technology to work for people, for good.

 
 
ANNIE LEGGE   Annie loves to build connections and relationships with a sense of neutrality and empathy, mobilising communities that can harness the potential of technology and support society’s challenges today and in the future.  Experienced across multiple sector business analysis, digital strategy, communications and project delivery in the UK and internationally, Annie has spent the majority of her working years in the private sector championing a human-centred approach in all aspects of technology projects.  Kickstarting the next phase of her career through volunteering with her young family in Cambodia and Malaysia, Annie brings deep passion and drive to impact social development initiatives through the sustainable use of technology.

ANNIE LEGGE

Annie loves to build connections and relationships with a sense of neutrality and empathy, mobilising communities that can harness the potential of technology and support society’s challenges today and in the future.

Experienced across multiple sector business analysis, digital strategy, communications and project delivery in the UK and internationally, Annie has spent the majority of her working years in the private sector championing a human-centred approach in all aspects of technology projects.

Kickstarting the next phase of her career through volunteering with her young family in Cambodia and Malaysia, Annie brings deep passion and drive to impact social development initiatives through the sustainable use of technology.

CATHERINE AINSWORTH   Cat has a deep rooted passion in understanding humanity and influencing positive change. Her career started in international development first at the United Nations and subsequently delivering healthcare programmes in Central Africa.  It was experience in the Central African Republic where Cat saw first hand the transformative impact simple technology solutions can have on people who are most in need that inspired a shift towards understanding how to use technology as a force for social good. Cat is a skilled facilitator passionate about solving problems creatively and collectively.  Cat is always keen to speak at events and conference on topics close to her heart including women in tech, social impact and collaboration.

CATHERINE AINSWORTH

Cat has a deep rooted passion in understanding humanity and influencing positive change. Her career started in international development first at the United Nations and subsequently delivering healthcare programmes in Central Africa.

It was experience in the Central African Republic where Cat saw first hand the transformative impact simple technology solutions can have on people who are most in need that inspired a shift towards understanding how to use technology as a force for social good. Cat is a skilled facilitator passionate about solving problems creatively and collectively.

Cat is always keen to speak at events and conference on topics close to her heart including women in tech, social impact and collaboration.

ANN HOLMAN   Ann combines coaching, leadership and digital expertise to deliver success to social enterprises, charities, startups and scale up SME’s. Ann has over 25 years operational leadership experience and with her combined coaching experience and digital insight, Ann supports organisations in quickly unlocking potential, with coaching sessions specifically designed to help digital teams reach their potential.  Ann is an experienced digital strategist with an in depth knowledge of delivering business transformation, leading multi million pound digital transformation projects whilst at PwC and Accenture with global clients as well as large public sector local government organisations.  Ann has taught and lectured about digital transformation, digital ethics, customer strategy, creating customer cultures and the future impact of social media, mobile and digital communities.

ANN HOLMAN

Ann combines coaching, leadership and digital expertise to deliver success to social enterprises, charities, startups and scale up SME’s. Ann has over 25 years operational leadership experience and with her combined coaching experience and digital insight, Ann supports organisations in quickly unlocking potential, with coaching sessions specifically designed to help digital teams reach their potential.

Ann is an experienced digital strategist with an in depth knowledge of delivering business transformation, leading multi million pound digital transformation projects whilst at PwC and Accenture with global clients as well as large public sector local government organisations.

Ann has taught and lectured about digital transformation, digital ethics, customer strategy, creating customer cultures and the future impact of social media, mobile and digital communities.

 
 

ADVISORS

JONATHAN LEGGE    - Finance Director  International forward-thinking performance leader CFO with over 25 years’ experience across design, marketing and professional services businesses.  Highly collaborative, Jonathan is people first and digital-centric with board level, transformation and acquisition experience. Jonathan is a passionate mentor to start-up and scaling businesses.

JONATHAN LEGGE - Finance Director

International forward-thinking performance leader CFO with over 25 years’ experience across design, marketing and professional services businesses.

Highly collaborative, Jonathan is people first and digital-centric with board level, transformation and acquisition experience. Jonathan is a passionate mentor to start-up and scaling businesses.

 
 

COLLABORATORS

DOT PROJECT prides itself on doing things differently, being independent, small and nimble. Partners work with us in various ways to shape our direction - they are a group of amazing and inspirational individuals who we love to work with. Everyone brings specialist expertise to the delivery of our projects and co-creates our unique approach.

 
 
DEBBIE FOSTER   Debbie is the CEO of Tech Talent Charter and was formerly co-CEO of Apps for Good, she grew this award-winning start-up charity to reach 75,000 young people (50% female) in just five years. She received an MBE in January 2017 for services to Digital Technology and Tech Development.  She has an established reputation in digital, education, innovation and staff development. WISE named her Woman of the Year for 2016, and  Computer Weekly  has consistently named her as one of the "25 Most Influential Women in UK IT" since 2014. Debbie is an executive coach and is a director or adviser to a range of third-sector organisations.


DEBBIE FOSTER

Debbie is the CEO of Tech Talent Charter and was formerly co-CEO of Apps for Good, she grew this award-winning start-up charity to reach 75,000 young people (50% female) in just five years. She received an MBE in January 2017 for services to Digital Technology and Tech Development.

She has an established reputation in digital, education, innovation and staff development. WISE named her Woman of the Year for 2016, and Computer Weekly has consistently named her as one of the "25 Most Influential Women in UK IT" since 2014. Debbie is an executive coach and is a director or adviser to a range of third-sector organisations.

HELOISE ARDLEY   Héloïse is a digital product and customer experience expert who is passionate about customer voice in digital design.  Heloise has 12 years experience in the education sector providing strategic support particularly in the context of digital transformation including leadership coaching, agile ways of working, culture change, customer centricity, talent strategy and organisational structure as well as Innovation capabilities.  Heloise is a member of  Group of Humans , a curated network of Designers, Thinkers, Technologists and Strategists.


HELOISE ARDLEY

Héloïse is a digital product and customer experience expert who is passionate about customer voice in digital design.

Heloise has 12 years experience in the education sector providing strategic support particularly in the context of digital transformation including leadership coaching, agile ways of working, culture change, customer centricity, talent strategy and organisational structure as well as Innovation capabilities.

Heloise is a member of Group of Humans, a curated network of Designers, Thinkers, Technologists and Strategists.

GERALDINE BEST   Geri is an experienced technical manager with a background in successfully implementing process improvement projects across organisations.  Geri is trained in project management methodologies including: ISO 9002 Supplier Auditing and Six Sigma Black Belt.  Geri is a passionate researcher and connector, building strong relationships across communities and networks.


GERALDINE BEST

Geri is an experienced technical manager with a background in successfully implementing process improvement projects across organisations.

Geri is trained in project management methodologies including: ISO 9002 Supplier Auditing and Six Sigma Black Belt.

Geri is a passionate researcher and connector, building strong relationships across communities and networks.

 
 
JOE ROBERSON   Joe is a bid writer, content strategist and Tech for Gooder. He helps charities and social businesses fund, build and grow digital services and products. Most recently Joe has been helping Refugee Action digitise part of their service, an AI startup to tackle threats to the worlds fishing supplies and Comic Relief to increase the reach of their Tech for Good funding programme.  In previous lives Joe has co-founded the award-winning tech startup Mind Of My Own. To date he’s raised £6,953,000 for charities, social enterprise and social businesses across the UK.

JOE ROBERSON

Joe is a bid writer, content strategist and Tech for Gooder. He helps charities and social businesses fund, build and grow digital services and products. Most recently Joe has been helping Refugee Action digitise part of their service, an AI startup to tackle threats to the worlds fishing supplies and Comic Relief to increase the reach of their Tech for Good funding programme.

In previous lives Joe has co-founded the award-winning tech startup Mind Of My Own. To date he’s raised £6,953,000 for charities, social enterprise and social businesses across the UK.

PAMELA BARBATO   Pam is a marketing-qualified brand and communication specialist. Having gained her core experience in named London agencies followed by seven years of working in sustainability communication, she now specialises in supporting clients to create and develop purposeful brands that connect with their audiences, effectively communicate their value and inspire action which drives business success.  She is passionate about helping organisations deliver a triple bottom line – people, planet and profit – through effective brand, communications and marketing.

PAMELA BARBATO

Pam is a marketing-qualified brand and communication specialist. Having gained her core experience in named London agencies followed by seven years of working in sustainability communication, she now specialises in supporting clients to create and develop purposeful brands that connect with their audiences, effectively communicate their value and inspire action which drives business success.

She is passionate about helping organisations deliver a triple bottom line – people, planet and profit – through effective brand, communications and marketing.

LISA FORTE   Lisa began her career working in anti-piracy intelligence before moving into Counter-terrorism intelligence leading research into how social media algorithms could be exploited for radicalisation as well as looking at the lengthy and risky social engineering process undertaken by terrorist recruiters. Through the UK Police Cyber-Crime Units she got to know the attackers’ mind sets and methodologies well. In 2017 lisa launched Red Goat Cyber, providing GCHQ certified social engineering awareness training and wargaming cyber-attacks to help organisations prepare for an attack.  Lisa is an experienced cybercrime keynote speaker having spoken in major conferences around the world.

LISA FORTE

Lisa began her career working in anti-piracy intelligence before moving into Counter-terrorism intelligence leading research into how social media algorithms could be exploited for radicalisation as well as looking at the lengthy and risky social engineering process undertaken by terrorist recruiters. Through the UK Police Cyber-Crime Units she got to know the attackers’ mind sets and methodologies well. In 2017 lisa launched Red Goat Cyber, providing GCHQ certified social engineering awareness training and wargaming cyber-attacks to help organisations prepare for an attack.

Lisa is an experienced cybercrime keynote speaker having spoken in major conferences around the world.

 
 

We are growing our members and networks so if you would like to work with us get in touch!