christopher ashworth

Head Of Public Benefit , Nominet

At Nominet I lead on the organisations commitment to public benefit and social impact. Through the design and implementation of a wide range of initiatives, philanthropic grants and partnerships we address some of today's most pressing social issues where technology can make a significant positive change. #techforgood including www.rebootproject.uk www.thisishow.uk and #RESET mental health I work with government on the charity digital skills group under the UK Digital Skills Partnership and with the online harms team to develop the safety tech sector in the UK Previously at Oxfam GB, I have a background in international development, emerging markets and innovation having led the award winning Corporate Partnerships team in the UK before founding Oxfam in Korea and establishing Oxfam in Thailand. I am an experienced Board Member with multiple roles working in the non-profit and voluntary sector with a passion for entrepreneurship, systems practice, technology and social change.