About Vimla Appadoo
Culture Designer Making Change Real
Vimla is a design thinker, international speaker and advocate for changing the way businesses think: using technology, design and culture to align profit and purpose. She works across large scale organisations, small businesses and scaling startups, bridging the gap between the public and private sector. She has worked with clients including the NHS, local and central government, Unilever and is the founder of Northern Collective: Women in Public Space, and SheSaysMCR. She travels the world representing the UK on tech missions and has been featured in The Times on Sunday, BBC Breakfast and Sky News. Vimla is a multiple award winner, with a spot on the Northern Power Women Awards Future List, Digital Leaders Young Leader of the Year, WeAreTheCity Rising Star and on the Top 100 Asians in UK Tech list. Vimla spends her spare time mentoring people (mainly women) about design, change and supporting students into design careers.