Lee Jones is the Digital Skills Lead for Microsoft in the UK, specifically working to support Public Sector organisations, employees, citizens and the next generation of talent, with the digital skills that will be essential in the future world of work. An expert in talent development and cultural transformation, Lee works with both regional and central government organization to drive adoption of technology skills that deliver both social and economic impact.
Prior to joining Microsoft, Lee founded several companies and has significant experience managing teams, developing people, and understanding that skills drive performance, which ultimately drives outcomes.
Lee has a clear passion for supporting young people and driving diversity and inclusion within the tech sector. Her focus is on connecting talent to opportunity and her personal mission is:
“Empowering People, Transforming Lives”
Outside of work Lee enjoys anything adrenalin related and would spend her days on a mountain snowboarding or meandering down a river on her kayak. She likes like to push herself and believes that lifelong learning is essential for her own growth, success and wellbeing.
She also learnt to do a Rubik cube this year….at 39!! Growth mindset all the way