Yasmin Ahkter

Head of Early Talent, NHS Digital


Yasmin Ahkter has worked for a variety of Northern businesses such as Jet2.com and tech unicorn Sky Betting and Gaming. More recently, landing Channel 4 with Accenture in Leeds as Head of Talent and Employee Proposition.

As Head of Early Talent at NHS Digital in Leeds, she’s responsible for delivering the early talent strategy ensuring that their programmes are equipped to create the leaders of the future.

Yasmin has also been named on the Northern Power Women Future List for her contribution to diversity in the North, is the youngest member on the Board for Maggie’s Centre’s Yorkshire and leads Fundraising and Event’s for Women’s Equality in Leeds as well as host of “Taking Time in Tech” with Transition Partners. She is also passionate about driving the Northern Diversity agenda and the retention of talent in the North of England.