Kanika is the Chief Data Officer at Vitality Health, looking after data engineering, data strategy, architecture & governance, customer relationship management and single view of the customer. She has over 20 years of experience and has delivered data strategies for innovative solutions, customized to business needs from ideation to implementation. She was responsible for operationalising GDPR across business and IT in the organisation. Passionate about data driven innovation, it’s role in emerging technologies and the related ethical considerations. She is an advocate for gender parity in society and workplace, is a certified mental health workplace champion and volunteers for Science Oxford.