Digital/Technology Sector Expert

Bob Paton is a Digital and Technology sector expert and NTCA Inclusive Economy Board member.

Bob has created profitable businesses, collaborative networks and future-focused education initiatives during his 40 year career in the technology and digital industry.

He has a successful track record as a senior consultant across the public and private sphere and has secured central government funding and regional business community support to develop transformational organisations, educational institutions and skills programme, all helping to ensure the long-term success of the North East region and the continued growth of its technology sector.

Bob now runs a successful organic farm in Northumberland with his wife. Alongside being a farmer he is still connected to the technology/digital sector through work as a Non-Executive Director. His experience in the sector has seen Bob achieve goals by bringing people together to create collaborative teams working towards common strategic goals.

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