Emer Timmons OBE
Emer is Co-Chair of the LACA - Lead the Change board.
She is the founder and CEO of ET Solutions, which provides Strategic Engagement Professional Services and Programmes, delivered through consultancy and extraordinary experiences for clients globally.
Emer is a Non-Executive Director of the FTSE 100. She is an ambassador for the Royal Marines Business Liaison Group and a member of the International Women’s Forum. She is a STEM champion and an advocate of technology apprenticeship and graduate programmes. Emer regularly gives speeches domestically and internationally on this topic, including the United Nationals Annual Commission on the Status of Women Globally in New York.
Previously, Emer was the Chief Marketing Officer and President of Enterprise Sales for Brightstar, the leading global mobile services company. Prior to this, she has held global marketing, sales, operational, retail and distribution leadership roles at multi-billion-pound telecoms and professional services businesses; and was the first female president in British Telecom’s 175-year history.
Emer was a member of the Women’s Business Council until 2019, she is now an Ambassador.
Industry recognitions include: Top 21 Leaders of the 21st Century; Financial Times HERoes 100 Female Champions of Women in Business list for three consecutive years; UK Woman of the Year from Women in IT Awards; the Stevie International Awards for both Global Female Business Executive of the Year and Global Maverick of the Year; one of the Most Impactful B2B Marketing leaders in Europe and Female UK Corporate Leader and CBI First Women Award for Business Services.