Rising Star Helena Horsburgh nominated for IT award

Rising Star Helena Horsburgh nominated for IT award

A Catz Alumna and former College staff member has been nominated for a Women in IT award. Helena Horsburgh (2010, Modern Languages & Linguistics) has been shortlisted in the ‘Rising Star of the Year’ category of the Awards, which are taking place in January. 

After graduation and a stint working in the Catz Development Office, Helena moved to Dropbox, the world’s leading cloud-based storage and collaboration platform, where she eventually became Partner Account Manager. In the time she has been there Helena has developed their services for small and medium businesses across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Since its launch three years ago, the Women in IT Awards has grown into technology’s most prominent and influential diversity event, providing a high-profile platform for celebrating women in IT and identifying new female role models in the industry. The awards programme showcases the achievements and innovation of women in IT, and is the technology world’s largest effort to promote dialogue around diversity among key influencers. The 2017 ceremony will be the largest yet – attended by 650+ industry leaders.