Jo was a cofounder of Teamspirit, the financial services specialist agency that was acquired by Chime in 1999. She is COO of Chime as well as Group CEO of the Chime Specialist Group, which includes four award-winning agencies covering financial services, technology and sustainability.
She has spent the last 18 years in Chime establishing and building specialist, integrated agencies as well as working closely with and advising a broad base of clients in the UK and internationally.
She believes that for complex sectors, specialist agencies are best placed to simplify and create long-lasting value for businesses and brands. What she cares about is business that can create ‘shared value’; diversity and developing young talent. She is a Trustee of Park Theatre in London.