Chris Ashworth

Head of Public Benefit , Nominet

At Nominet Chris leads on the organisations commitment to social impact. Through the design and implementation of a wide range of initiatives, philanthropic grants and partnerships the work addresses some of today's most pressing social issues where technology can make a significant positive change. #techforgood including and #RESET mental health Chris works with government on the charity digital skills group under the UK Digital Skills Partnership and with the online harms team to develop the safety tech sector in the UK Previously at Oxfam GB, Chris has a background in international development, emerging markets and innovation having led the award winning Corporate Partnerships team in the UK before founding Oxfam in Korea and establishing Oxfam in Thailand.