#60 - Mohit Lad, Co-Founder & CEO of ThousandEyes (Part of Cisco)
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11h ago
Co-Founder of the ‘Google Maps of the internet’, Mohit Lad joins Gareth on this week’s episode of The Tech Leaders Podcast to discuss his rise to success; from taking his first ever career-defining aeroplane ride at the age of 22, to co-founding the award-winning internet surveillance company, ThousandEyes. In describing what good leadership means to him, Mohit discusses why empathy is a skill that is crucial in achieving a successful, people-orientated business, and how ‘focusing on the fundamentals’ can make all the difference.   Accessibility is a theme that permeates through Gareth an ..read more
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#59 Adrian Condon, Chief Technology Officer at B-Secur
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1w ago
On this week’s episode of The Tech Leader’s podcast, Gareth is joined by Adrian Condon, the CTO of B-Secur, a company that creates cutting-edge, heart health technology that is used in some of our favourite tech wearables. In this episode, the topic of discussion centres around how technology can be used to understand the human body, exemplified by the life-saving heart rate variability monitors that Condon himself has helped create.   In understanding our connection to machinery, we also find out how our stress levels mirror that of a car in first gear, and how to avoid a subsequent tech ..read more
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#55 Joe Baguley - VP & CTO, EMEA at VMware
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2w ago
Joe Baguley is a CTO and leader who lives and breathes technology innovation. This week, he chats to Gareth about his journey from self-confessed ‘1980s computer nerd’ to CTO of Silicon Valley company VMware (...after 23 interviews). Joe’s colourful life has seen him through a spell at Imperial College, the Army Reserves and - most surprisingly - a course in standup comedy. All these things have led him to where he is today: an excellent communicator with a ferocious appetite for information.  And when he’s not making strides at the forefront of the tech industry, he’s taking on charity m ..read more
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#53 Paul Smith, CIO at Amnesty International
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by Gareth Davies
2w ago
Growing up on a council estate, Paul realised early on that he was fascinated by technology and dreamt of working for the RAF, however, following an early introduction to fatherhood Paul doubled down on a career in computing to provide for his new family.  In this episode, Paul talks candidly about being fast-tracked into a leadership role, handling top secret government information in the defence sector, right through to helping save lives and tackle humanitarian crises, worldwide.  Currently the Global CIO of Amnesty International, we unpack some of the amazing work Paul has been ..read more
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#58 - Jamie Bartlett, Journalist, Broadcaster and Host of The Missing Cryptoqueen
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1M ago
Jamie Bartlett was inspired to start using social media as a research tool in order to understand the workings of extremist groups. The author, journalist and presenter of The Missing Cryptoqueen podcast is an expert in research and technology.  Jamie describes how his interest in people and their habits lead him to the world of think tanks. We also learn how social media is increasingly being used to collect data, and his thoughts on how that world should be regulated. Jamie also has some great humble advice on what makes a good leader, and for those just starting out in their careers ..read more
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#57 Matthew Scullion - CEO & Founder at Matillion
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1M ago
Matillion founder Matthew Scullion started his hugely successful tech-entrepreneurial journey in his late teens, co-founding and growing a tech services and software business. Following a successful exit, and years in the upper echelons of tech companies, Matthew couldn’t shake the urge to delve back into the world of start-ups and business. After a pep-talk from his wife, he formed Matillion in 2011. 11 years later, the company is one of the fastest growing enterprise technology firms in the UK. Matthew talks to Gareth about growing his current and previous companies, as well as moving from ..read more
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#56 Lisa Heneghan - Global Chief Digital Officer for KPMG
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2M ago
Having forged her way in a male-dominated world, KPMG's Lisa Heneghan explains to us how a fully diverse workforce makes for better business.    Inspired to take a role in tech by her father, Lisa’s career path to Chief Digital Officer at KPMG UK has seen her navigate from Y2K to the COVID-19 pandemic.    Lisa shares with Gareth some great advice about leadership, networking and work-life balance.    1:40 What does good leadership mean to Lisa?  2:28 Where were the female role models? 4:11 How Lisa’s dad inspired her  6’18 Lisa’s career milestones 7:20 T ..read more
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#54 Anwen Robinson, UK & Ireland GM & SVP at Infor
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3M ago
“I know I’ve succeeded as a leader when I’ve made myself obsolete.” Striking words from this week’s tech leader, Anwen Robinson, head of UK & Ireland's cloud computing giant Infor.  Growing up in the Rhondda Valley, Anwen paved the way for her own success, calling up Cardiff University and talking her way onto a Mechanical Engineering course…and being the only woman didn’t deter her either. From feeding punch cards into computers to teaching computer science via the medium of football, Anwen’s drive to lead and succeed has carried her up the ladder to lead one of the world’s biggest ..read more
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#53 Paul Smith, Chief Information Officer at Amnesty International
The Tech Leaders Podcast
by Gareth Davies
3M ago
Growing up on a council estate, Paul realised early on that he was fascinated by technology and dreamt of working for the RAF, however, following an early introduction to fatherhood Paul doubled down on a career in computing to provide for his new family.  In this episode, Paul talks candidly about being fast-tracked into a leadership role, handling top secret government information in the defence sector, right through to helping save lives and tackle humanitarian crises, worldwide.  Currently the Global CIO of Amnesty International, we unpack some of the amazing work Paul has been ..read more
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#50 William Reeve, Founder of LoveFilm and entrepreneur
The Tech Leaders Podcast
by Gareth Davies
4M ago
This week’s guest is formidable entrepreneur, investor and CEO of Goodlord, William Reeve.  After setting up his first business during the dotcom boom of the 90s, William moved on to set up pioneering media rental website LoveFilm.com in the noughties.  Since then, he has co-founded Secret Escapes, as well as served on the boards of Nutmeg, Dunelm and Graze as a non-exec. Most recently, he founded Goodlord; an award-winning lettings platform designed to streamline tenancies.  Having dipped his toe into all business sectors, William stands out as a tech leader with many strings ..read more
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