Biography: Simon McCalla, CTO Nominet

Simon McCalla joined Nominet in 2012 as the Chief Technology Officer. He leads the team responsible for the technology behind the company’s world class registry services, providing a vital resource on which millions of businesses and individuals depend. He also plays a pivotal leadership role in guiding the diversification of the company, applying two-decades of expertise as registthe. the .UK domain to exploring emerging technologies, including Internet of Things (IoT) and autonomous cars.

As CTO of a major technology company, Simon provides technical leadership within the UK and international internet communities, regularly representing Nominet with technical, government and media audiences. Simon is a fellow of the British Computer Society, and has over 20 years’ experience overseeing information technology for global enterprises including The White Company and Cap Gemini.