Martha Lane Fox

UK Digital Champion
Chair, Go On UK

Martha co-founded Europe’s largest travel and leisure website alongside Brent Hoberman in 1998, they took it public in 2000 and sold it in 2005. Since then, Martha has founded a Karaoke business as well as a grant giving foundation. She is currently the UK’s Digital Champion and Chair of Go On UK, a coalition of public and private sector partners that are helping millions more online. Martha also chairs the Government Digital Service Advisory Board, sits on the Efficiency and Reform Board within Cabinet office and is a Non-Executive Director at Marks & Spencer, and the Orange Prize for Fiction.  She is also Patron of AbilityNet, Reprieve, Camfed and Just for Kids Law.