Kerry Sheehan
Head of Service Development and Innovation
UK Civil Service

Kerry Sheehan has more than 15 years’ experience in government, health, tech, B2C and B2B sectors including global brands such as Microsoft and Intercontinental.

Kerry is currently Head of Service Design, Development and Innovation in the UK Civil Service, working on implementing new operating models, which include automation and artificial intelligence, to transform organisations and lives.

An award-winning Chartered Public Relations practitioner, Kerry is a trained AI developer, a member of the International Data Science Foundation, a Board Member of We and AI, educating on the risks and rewards of AI,, a member of the British Standards Institute AI Group developing global AI Standards and supports the Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation on its public attitudes to data and AI work.


How DevOps can steer transformation success, avoiding failure. 

In this I will cover designing and developing new operating models, leading on tech and data roadmaps and, importantly, through DevOps people having a good understanding of culture change and PR, it will support them to be successful and their part of wider transformations to be successful.