Silka Patel

Specialitychair, Scotland Women in Technology
chair, Scotland Women in TechnologySilka moved from London to Glasgow in 2008 and is the founder and chair of Scotland Women in Technology (SWiT), a not-for-profit organisation which champions, celebrates and invests in women in the country's tech sector. Silka is also an advisor to the board for the Glasgow International Festival and a non-executive board member for Technology Scotland. She is currently a senior marketing manager at science and tech firm Leidos.