Bontle Senne has two careers: one as a leader of digital transformations and one as a creative.

After co-leading the successful £31.4bn pre-merger integration (PMI) of Virgin Media and O2, she continued her executive journey within the People and Transformation (P&T) team as the Director of Innovation and Development at VM O2. Her mandate is to drive long-term, transformational value and business outcomes, role modelling new ways of working and embedding new digital capabilities. She leads the process excellence, innovation, automation, future ways of work, internal digitisation, learning, talent development, and performance development teams in a portfolio designed as a single value stream for internal digitisation and organisational effectiveness.

Bontle is a member of Liberty Global’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council and is a 2021 member of the invitation-only Forbes HR Council. She also serves on the Board of St Mungo’s Homeless Charity in the UK.

As a creative, Bontle is a writer for children and a literary activist. Bontle has been published by Cover2Cover Books, Human & Rousseau, Best Books, and African Bureau Stories. She serves on the boards of Puku Children’s Literature Foundation and is a minority shareholder of feminist trade publishing house Modjaji Books.

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Bontle Senne