An experienced business development professional, Patricia comes with a strong background of over 25 years Sales, Accounts Management & Customer Services experience dealing with direct and corporate clients and partners across UK and Asia. Patricia plays a major role in fostering and sustaining of relations with members and strategic partners for growth and collaboration opportunities. Partnerships she initiated provided CW members with links to International bodies such as China Electronic Chambers of Commerce, TusPark and DIT Germany and Boston (CA).
Patricia supports CW’s Innovation programmes like Telecom Italia and manages the operations of ongoing CW Corporate Accelerators, including those in the CW 5G Testbed. She was involved with the engagement of UN ITU AI For Good conference in Geneva and other CW Unplugged series of Tech for Good events on social and environment impact. Her other experiences include event managing high profile senior level CW Founders’ dinners as well as tech events under the Mobile Broadband and Digital Content & Delivery SIG (Special Interest Group). Currently she leads the CW Techsters programme that promotes digital inclusion and diversity, providng young people with the opportunity to learn and thrive in the digital economy.
Outside of CW, Patricia is all about positive experiences - diversity of culture, dining and travel activities are high up on her social agenda. She volunteers at FoodCycle, a charity that believes in the strong cause of preventing food waste by creating meals out of surplus food meant to be discarded for people at risk of food poverty and social isolation.