Donna Lyndsay is the Strategic Market Lead for Environment & Sustainability at Ordnance Survey. She supports Ordnance Survey's mission to be a world leader in geospatial services; delivering location insight for positive impact with colleagues, partners and customers. Donna is also Vice Chair of the Space4Climate group who aim to put the UK at the forefront of global efforts to create and use trusted satellite data for climate action for all.
Donna has unrivalled contacts developed over 30 years in the geospatial and Earth Observation industry, and long-standing relationships with information providers. She has been leading B2B concept and product development throughout her career, with a particular interest in developing products for new markets in the Environment, Energy and Adaptation sectors. She has worked for both end users and corporations, has been a founding director of start-ups, a director of more established companies and was recently a UK European Space Agency Regional Ambassador where she raised awareness of the ESA funding instruments to deliver a regular supply of commercially sustainable projects that use or are enabled by space. Donna was a finalist in the InnovateUK Women In Innovation awards for her work and was chosen to represent UK leading female innovators in the InnovateUK and Getty Exhibition. She is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (FRGS) and has been a member of the UK Earth Observation Advisory Committee.