Janette joined the Board as a non-executive director of Highways England in January 2019. Her most recent role was as interim Group Chief Information Officer (CIO) at savings and investment business M&G Prudential. Prior to this, Janette had a successful 35-year career at Shell International where she ultimately held the role of Global Upstream CIO for 6 years. Janette is an economics graduate of the University of Cape Town.
Janette sits on the advisory committee to the Erasmus University in Rotterdam and works with charities providing strategic and Board engagement advice.
Non-executive directors provide advice and bring an external perspective to business.