Oona King

Oona King

Oona King is currently the Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Snap Inc – which includes Snapchat – and was previously the director of diversity strategy at Google, director of diverse marketing at YouTube, and Chief Diversity Officer at Channel 4.

She also has years of political experience, being the Senior Policy Advisor to the Prime Minister on Equalities, Diversity and Faith between 2007 and 2009. When appointed as an MP, she became only the second woman of colour elected to the British Parliament.

In celebration of her work against racism and for diversity and equality, she was named one of 2003’s 100 Great Black Britons and listed on the prestigious annual Powerlist.

She is also the Chair of the Institute for Community Cohesion, Founding Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on genocide prevention in the House of Commons, and Chair of Rich Mix Cultural Foundation, a £30 million project which seeks to bring different communities together through art.

Contact Great British Speakers today to book diversity and equality speaker Oona King for your next event.

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Oona was incredible and the feedback was extremely positive. Funny, real, hard hitting and just perfect to help shape the morning.
Women in Tech

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