Global Social Media Lead
Jaguar Land Rover

Laura leads Jaguar Land Rover’s global social media strategy and is a true advocate for the value social media can bring to an organisation. Passionate about embedding social throughout the entire customer journey, Laura works with specialist teams across the world to generate insight, content and engagement strategies to grow the Jaguar and Land Rover brands.

With over 15 years experience, Laura began her career in agency before joining Jaguar Land Rover in 2010. A qualified business coach, Laura also spends time coaching those within and outside of her organisation to succeed in the ever-changing world of digital communications.  

Judging panel

Rachel Clay

Head of Social Media & Influencer Marketing
Matter Of Form

David Wilding Chair of the judges

Director of Planning
Twitter UK

Ishbel Macleod

Marketing Manager
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Matt Navarra

Social Media Consultant
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Laura Hopes

Global Social Media Lead
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David Parkinson

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James Kirkham

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Neil Harrison

Head of Media
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Will Harvey

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Lisa Hale

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Kineta Kelsall

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Ellen Stewart

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Katy Howell

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immediate future

Sinead Gray

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Jenny Sprackling

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Christina Ahmed

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