Paula Taylor

Exec Director & Co-Founder West Tech Fest

A co-founder of the West Tech Fest, Paula brings together a community of founders, investors & tech industry visionaries sharing insights on growth opportunities, investment trends, disruptive technologies and tech for good.

In her ten year stint with London-based  creative organisation D&AD her roles included Awards Director, Regional Director for Asia Pacific and Global Development Director. In her most recent capacity in NYC, she curated a Council of global thought leaders and brands, standing for positive social impact, supporting D&AD Impact’s mission to drive innovation that powers positive change.

Paula has headed up global programmes across four continents, driving marketing campaigns to 90 countries and led on long-term growth plans, product development and education programmes.

She has raised in excess of 20 million GBP for UK Not-for-Profits and has a specific interest in harnessing technology for good. She is a Regional Ambassador (Australia) for the Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC), the leading industry association for the blockchain technology ecosystem.

Paula is the co-founder of the WA Ocean Foundation and is the Mission Blue Champion of the Houtman Abrolhos Islands Hope Spot.


West Tech Fest celebrating innovation, investment and entrepreneurship

2nd to 8th December 2019

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