Director of Global Goodness , Global

Emma leads the social impact agenda at Global, the media and entertainment group, which owns the UK’s largest commercial radio brands, including Heart, Capital and Classic FM, and an extensive outdoor media portfolio. She runs the company’s charity, Make Some Noise, supporting projects across the UK addressing 4 key areas: shelter and safety, physical and mental health, loneliness and inclusion, and life skills. She is Chair of Governors of the Global Academy, a secondary school with a specialism in content production, set up by Global to create a level playing field for access to the creative industries. She previously worked at the BBC in marketing and strategy roles, including as Marketing and Fundraising Director for BBC Children in Need. Emma began her career in the travel sector working at TUI, British Airways and Tourism Australia. Emma is also a Trustee of the youth charity YHA.