Jo advises tech start-ups and high-growth organisations as an advisor, board member, investor, mentor and entrepreneur. She uses her insights into the digital economy to propel tech leaders, bold startups and innovative companies towards successful growth.
As Founder and CEO of JD&Co, Jo has created a radically new approach to challenge outdated exec search and consulting methodology. JD&Co use the sharpest data insights, exhaustive research, and the brightest minds to transform how tech companies engage, nurture and develop talent. They scale high-growth and disruptive tech businesses by delivering outstanding talent and service with a core philosophy of honesty, kindness and excellence. Jo is known as one of the most experienced and trusted talent advisors in the UK, having built the leadership teams of some of the biggest and brightest tech and digital brands around today.
Jo understands the issues, challenges and developments facing the tech industry and loves connecting the dots and solving complex challenges. She champions diversity of thought and is passionate about sustainability. She also mentors early-stage companies that aim to reinvent established models. Her involvement with the start-ups Timpany’s and Thortful exemplify her zeal for raw, challenger brands who share her mindset of disruption, dynamism and positive change.