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Chris Fowler
General Counsel BT Technology & Transformation at BT
Chris is General Counsel of BT’s Technology Services and Operations division which is responsible for BT’s core network, research and development unit as well as BT’s IT infrastructure. In addition, Chris is Chief Operating Officer for BT Legal Governance & Compliance and is responsible for managing the overall strategy, transformation, budget and operations of BT’s legal, governance & compliance team Chris reports to the BT Group General Counsel & Company Secretary.
 
Denise Jagger
former ASDA GC, Partner Eversheds Sutherland LLP and Portfolio Non-Executive Director
An experienced corporate finance lawyer, former Company Secretary and General Counsel now combining a portfolio of non-executive directorships with a role as Client Development partner for international law firm Eversheds Sutherland LLP. Significant experience in retail and in dynamic customer facing organisations and those facing transformational change and the challenges of new markets and regulation.
 
Perry Noble
Non-Executive Director
Perry is a non-executive Director on the Board as well as a member of the Investment Committee and the Risk and Compliance Committee for Long Harbour Investments. He has advised on several major project financings where he has acted for construction firms as well as for banks involved in structuring debt and equity financings. Perry is a Partner at Hermes Infrastructure which he joined in 2012. Until recently he was independent chairman of Connect Plus, the consortium company managing the upgrade and maintenance of the M25. A solicitor, he was previously a partner at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and holds a Master of Laws from the University of Bristol and Bachelor of Laws from North East London Polytechnic.
 
Joanne Wright
Operations Director & Legal Counsel
Joanne is responsible for all strategic, development and financial matters relating to and affecting the business and provides counsel and guidance with respect to all legal matters including contract negotiation, transactions, corporate governance and regulatory & compliance. With more than 10 years’ legal experience at City firms, Joanne equips and supports Carriera¹s team to make well-informed and legally-sound business decisions whilst safe-guarding the interests of Carriera’s clients and candidates.