Shivvy Jervis

Shivvy Jervis

Head of Digital Media at Telefónica

United Kingdom

Marketing

Editor, presenter and speaker on the social impact of tech and the aspirations of GenY. Created and front YouTube series 'Digital Futures' (youtube.com/digitalfutures) on the skyrocketing impact of tech on our day-to-day lives and the trailblazers to watch!

The feature format series has gained a loyal following (1.2+ mn views, 5.5+ mn mins watched) and I'm always looking for eclectic game-changers to feature...

Snappy highlights reel here: http://bit.ly/df-2015. And I can be found sparking off debates and championing next-gen achievers on social as @shivvyjervis

Humbled and delighted to have been voted one of 100 people 'making digital Britain tick', winner (Media) at the national Asian Women of Achievement awards (2015) and a nominee at Women of the Future and First Women.

Kicked off my first editorial gig at 13 so this is a long-standing vocation!

No two days are ever the same - I'm talking to Israel's female cyber security pro one week, will.i.am the next and then the world's youngest inventor!

Digital Futures is backed by digital telco Telefónica for whom I also curate a high-traffic innovation hub (Sir Tim Berners-Lee and the MIT have guest blogged!).

Am on the signature contributors line-up for The Huffington Post UK (http://bit.ly/sj-hp). Deeply enjoy mentoring 8 bright young folks.

Past projects? Produced and presented a 12-part interview series on responsible business featuring thought leaders such as Dr Mo Ibrahim, Sir Stuart Rose, the CEOs of Coke & Nestle and Cherie Blair.

Ahead of that, I reported business and tech news in both freelance and full time roles.

Most memorable interviewee has to be the late music legend James Brown...!

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