Christina Scott joined News UK as Chief Technology Officer in February, 2016. Scott is responsible for overseeing Technology and Product teams at News UK.
In May 2017 Christina was appointed News Corp Deputy Chief Technology Officer, maintaining her UK CTO responsibilities.
Christina was formerly at the Financial Times, where she held the titles of CIO, Chief Product and Information Officer and Senior Vice President of Technology for the Pearson Professional arm of parent company Pearson.
At the Financial Times, she was responsible for driving the paper’s digital transformation, using data insight to drive customer experience.
Christina has more than 20 years experience in the IT industry, having previously worked in technology teams at a number of companies including the BBC, FT and ITV Digital, where she specialised in digital transformation.
In 2016 Scott was awarded the CIO of the Year award in the Women in IT awards and previously has been highly recognised in a number of top technology and female executive rankings.
Christina was recently voted number 3 in CIO 100 2018.