Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE is a prodigy in every sense of the word. Aged 11, she was the youngest girl ever to pass A-level computing, and was just 20 years old when she received her Master’s Degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Oxford.
Since then, she has forged an enviable CV, including positions at Goldman Sachs, Hewlett-Packard and Deutsche Bank. Then there are the Honorary Doctorates from Open University, Glasgow Caledonian University, Kent University & Bristol University and an Honorary Fellowship at Keble College, Oxford. She is also a Visiting Professor at the University of Sunderland.
It is this wealth of experience and pioneering spirit that led her to co-found the Stemettes, an award-winning social initiative dedicated to inspiring and promoting the next generation of young women in the STEM sectors. Since its inception 7 years ago, it has exposed almost 60,000 young people across Europe to Anne-Marie’s vision for a more diverse and balanced science and tech community.
Anne-Marie regularly appears in international media and is a sought-after keynote speaker, presenter and conference facilitator.
In addition to hosting the highly popular Women Tech Charge podcast for the Evening Standard, Anne-Marie featured on the 2019 Royal Institute Christmas Lectures and has conducted live interviews with famous faces from the tech world and beyond, including Jack Dorsey, Rachel Riley and Lewis Hamilton. She is also a trustee of the Institute for the Future of Work and the temporary Arithmetician on Channel 4’s Countdown, the world’s longest running game show. Her latest book, She’s In CTRL, was published by Transworld in September 2022.
For more information on Anne-Marie Imafidon’s speaking topics, availability and fees contact VBQ Speakers founding agent Leo von Bülow-Quirk on firstname.lastname@example.org
ANNE-MARIE IMAFIDON: SPEAKER
An inspiring communicator, Anne-Marie speaks brilliantly on the nexus between tech, business and society. Her speaking topics include:
- The tech landscape
- Why tech needs diversity
- AI and the future of work
- Social entrepreneurship: doing a lot with a little
- The definitive guide to changing your company from the inside out
- Taking CTRL / She’s In CTRL