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John Nother

John Nother is the Chief Digital Officer for NIHR.

He is responsible for implementing an innovative digital strategy across the NIHR to:

  • Design future digital journeys and services for each of our main users, including researchers, NIHR staff and the public.
  • Test and validate concepts with the people who will use and run the services.
  • Develop the technology strategy that defines the applications, platforms and data required to deliver these journeys and services.
  • Design the digital, data and technological capability needed to deliver the transformation.

John has over 20 years' experience of shaping and delivering digital technology modernisation and business transformation. He was most recently Senior Director of Digital Technology for ASDA’s online businesses. Prior to that he was Group Chief Information Officer for Card Factory as they went through an IPO.