Jackie Ashley

Journalist and Consultant

Jackie Ashley was a political journalist for more than thirty years working for the BBC, ITN, Channel 4 News, the New Statesman and the Guardian.  In 2015 she became President of Lucy Cavendish College at the University of Cambridge, a post she held for three years.  Jackie has espoused various causes over the years, including women’s equality, health care reform, disability awareness and has recently been campaigning to encourage more women into tech careers.  Jackie is currently working as a consultant, advising a range of organisations from the House of Lords Economic Committee to Pitch@Palace.