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Meet the judges of the Women in Tech Employer Awards:

Women in Tech have carefully selected a number of experienced professionals within the industry to help decide the deserving candidates for the awards. The judges come from a number of different backgrounds but all with a huge experience within the sector.

Steph McGovern is a journalist and television presenter. She works for the BBC and is the main business presenter for BBC Breakfast. Steph studied maths, physics and design and technology at sixth-form and was an aspiring engineer. Steph was later awarded ‘Young Engineer of Britain’ which brings her close to women in technology.


Debbie Forster is a recognised figure in the areas of diversity, tech and innovation, first as the UK CEO of Apps for Good and now as CEO for the Tech Talent Charter, an industry collective which aims to deliver greater gender diversity in the UK tech workforce. Debbie was awarded an MBE in January 2017 for “Services to Digital Technology and Tech Development” and Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) named her Woman of the Year for 2016, She has also been named on Computer Weekly’s list of “25 Most Inspirational Women in UK IT” every year since 2014 .


Charlotte Attwood is the Head of Women in Tech where she has successfully grown the site into a popular platform for women at all levels of technology to come and both share their experiences or learn from others.