Eleanor is Chief Operating Officer and a Board member at Nominet UK, a profit for purpose company operating at the heart of the UK internet. At Nominet she leads the company’s corporate functions including finance, HR, legal, business continuity and risk. She also oversees all commercial and service activities relating to its domain name business. Nominet is a membership company and Eleanor’s role includes working with its members and leading on member engagement activities.
She believes passionately in the power of technology as an enabler of inclusion and opportunity and currently overseas a number of programmes focused on ensuring young people, business and the third sector achieve the most from digital.
Working in a variety of operational roles over the last 20 years, always with a technology focus, she has headed up significant cost saving activities, the move of key services online, strategy and governance reviews and the use of data and analytics to support better decision making.