Claire Tavernier (Chair)

Digital and Media Advisor 

Claire Tavernier is an experienced leader and board member. Claire has spent the last twenty years building and growing successful content and digital businesses. She is currently a senior advisor to digital and media entrepreneur Jamal Edwards. She has previously held senior leadership roles at Girl Effect, ChannelFlip and Fremantle, among others.

Claire is a Non-Executive Director at Instrumental, a talent discovery network that uses technology to identify star potential online, and a Trustee of Charity Digital, which focuses on improving the use of technology and digital solutions in the not-for-profit sector.

She has won multiple awards for her work in the TV and digital space but hopes to be remembered for producing the ‘Friskies’, the first — and last — Internet Cat Videos Awards.