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REAL ROLE MODEL


Louise Nickson
Director
Deloitte
WHAT DO YOU DO?

We help our clients to adopt, integrate and extract maximum value from technology, enabling the business of tomorrow. We help our clients to Imagine, Deliver and Run the future. We help our clients to shape their business of technology to exploit new opportunities for value and innovation. I do this for Finanical Services clients.

WHAT SKILLS DO YOU USE MOST IN YOUR JOB?
  • Leadership
  • Startegy
  • Analysis
WHAT'S THE MOST INTERESTING THING YOU'VE WORKED ON IN YOUR CAREER SO FAR?

The shapping and strategy full a full bank integration. What made it so exciting was the impact it had; seeing our work be covered in the media, plus the challenge of understanding the full scope of the business

WHAT'S YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND?

BSc in Computer Science from Bristol University

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO GO INTO DIGITAL & TECH?

At the end of the dot.com boom it seemed a "safe" environment to go into with excellent job prospects!

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO GIRLS THINKING ABOUT A CAREER IN DIGITAL AND TECH?

There is a huge amount of variety to be had - for the past 16 years I have had a blast and done much more than code (which was what I feared after completing a Computer Science degree)


I AM...
VERY HARD WORKING!