Nilima is the External Relations lead for Security and GDPR across IBM UK and Ireland. She works closely with the IBM Security Business Unit and also aligns closely with colleagues across the marketing and communications functions to uncover stories across Skills and Research and Innovation that resonate in the security industry. Nilima has worked in the External Relations function for 10 years and her areas have included Cloud, Social Business and Diversity and Inclusion. Prior to this, Nilima spent 10 years in European Marketing roles covering industries such as pharma and retail. Nilima is on a journey of mindfulness and has a keen interest in helping to make the world work better.