Emily Hayward

Transformation Team Manager, Financial Conduct Authority


Meet Emily, the change & transformation specialist who helps companies thrive in a data-driven world.
Well known for her expertise in technology delivery, change management, data literacy, and organisational psychology, Emily's people-first ethos puts winning hearts and minds at the forefront of every transformation. In particular, her unique approach to data literacy has helped many organisations unlock the full potential of their data, enabling them to make better decisions, drive growth, and create lasting value.
Emily's passion for data literacy and her belief in the power of digital transformation to create positive change have made her a leading voice in this field. Her impact is felt not just in the organisations she works with, but in the wider data community as she shares her knowledge and expertise through speaking engagements, mentoring programs, and community initiatives.
As a Welsh-Brummie and mum of two, working in London, she's also committed to inclusivity and increasing representation of women across the data industry.