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Meet the speakers

Ana Perez, Oracle

Ana is currently Senior Director for Oracle Consulting business where she has been for the last 12 years. 

Ana has had a successful 25-year international managerial career in consulting services. Since starting her career in IT as a technology graduate at JP Morgan following an electronics engineering degree, Ana has spent several years in Europe, delivering large digital transformation projects for the trading floors of JP Morgan, ABN Amro and later on TIBCO’s customers. Ana relocated to the UK and then then joined BEA which was subsequently acquired by Oracle.

She is responsible for managing the operational efficiencies of the UK Consulting Business, leading the overall UK headcount capacity planning as Oracle continues to see dramatic shifts in the market and the skills required to support these changes. She is also responsible for the commercial relationship with 3rd party suppliers. Ana is also responsible of UK-wide team communication, and has taken on business development activities as well as a number of initiatives that have impact across teams.

Ana is also an advocate for woman in Oracle where she is the lead for the UK chapter of OWL, Oracle Women’s Network.  Since taking over this role Ana has driven an innovative program which has seen the membership and engagement of the network dramatically increase.

Ana is also a trustee for Smart Works Reading, a charity that helps woman back into the workplace, and has helped the charity get established since starting in 2015.

Ana lives in London with her partner and daughter and in her spare time is renovating a couple of very old cottages in North Norfolk.