Shivvy Jervis

Shivvy Jervis

Head of Digital Media at Telefónica

United Kingdom

App dev: Marketing

Editor, presenter and speaker on the social impact of tech and the aspirations of GenY. Created and front YouTube series 'Digital Futures' ( 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: 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, 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 ( 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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