social media consultant
Matt Navarra Media Ltd

Matt Navarra is a well-known social media industry commentator and business consultant. His previous clients include BBC, ITV, United Nations, International Red Cross, Sainsbury's, ITN, Pinterest, and more.
Earlier in his career, Matt was Director of Social Media at global technology news and events company The Next Web.  Matt was also a digital communications lead for the UK Government working on projects for the Cabinet Office, Government Digital Service, 10 Downing Street.
Matt is regularly invited on to many popular TV and Radio news channels to provide analysis as an industry expert. He has appeared on BBC News at Ten, BBC Breakfast, Good Morning Britain, Sky News, NBC Europe and others.

Matt also produces and hosts his own weekly podcast called 'Geekout with Matt Navarra', sponsored by Pinterest. On Facebook, Matt is the founder of the popular 'The Social Media Geekout' group for social media professionals.

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Katy Howell

chief executive officer
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Steven Moy

global chief executive officer

Sinead Gray

joint managing director

Timothy Armoo

chief executive officer

Jenny Sprackling

senior digital marketing manager
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Beth Carroll

head of social
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Christina Ahmed

paid media performance director
Greenlight Digital

Kristin Maverick

vice president, social & influencer marketing

Rachel Clay

head of social media & influencer marketing
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Shawn Tan

head of search & social
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director of planning
Twitter UK

James Whatley

strategy partner
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Ishbel Macleod

marketing manager
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James Gregson

director, head of social studio
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Matt Navarra

social media consultant
Matt Navarra Media Ltd

Jinal Shah

vice president of marketing

Laura Hopes

global social media lead
Jaguar Land Rover

Jack Koch

global head of marketing sciences

David Parkinson

chief executive officer & co-founder
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Gianluca Toccafondi

global integrated media manager
IKEA Group

James Kirkham

chief business officer
Defected Records

Victoria Taylor

senior editor, community
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Neil Harrison

head of media
Royal Mail

Chaseedaw Giles

social media editor
Kaiser Health News

Will Harvey

digital innovation manager, GB & IOI

Yuval Ben-Itzhak

chief executive officer

Lisa Hale

head of social media

Kineta Kelsall

global social media training director

Ellen Stewart

social content lead
Condé Nast