CHRISTINE BAILEY, Chief Marketing Officer, Valitor

Christine joined Valitor, an international payment solutions company, as Chief Marketing Officer in August 2017. She has 25+ years’ experience of business to business marketing in the technology sector, including leading European marketing functions for large companies (Hewlett-Packard and Cisco Systems), as well as smaller companies such as Extraprise, Cambridge Technology Partners and Insight Marketing.


Christine is a respected thought leader and motivational speaker, most notable for her much-viewed TEDx Talk ‘Unconventional Career Advice’ and regular blogs for Forbes Woman.  In 2016 she was included in B2B Marketing’s Top 10 Most Influential Women in Martech, as well as being a judge and keynote speaker at the national Women in Business Awards. At Cisco Systems she was the Global & EMEAR co-lead for Connected Women – – a global community run by employees to attract, develop, retain and celebrate talented women.


Christine holds a bachelor’s degree in German & Business Studies from Warwick University and a doctorate (DBA) in customer insight from Cranfield School of Management in the UK.  She is also the mother of a nine year old daughter.