Linda Chandler BRE Trust

Linda Chandler

Position: Trustee

Linda Chandler is the Chief Digital Officer for the Olympia Estate bringing her wealth of technology experience over 30+ years to the built environment to make Future Olympia the most connected human-centric place globally.
Prior to joining Olympia, Linda had a Microsoft career spanning 12 years in total – most recently as an Industry Advisor for Smart Places at Microsoft UK focused on the role of digital in local government place leadership and with that, the convergence of adjacent industry sectors of transport, built environment and energy. Linda was a returner to the company having been the Smart Cities Lead for Microsoft Services both in the UK and APAC for 10 years.
In between her Microsoft roles, Linda was an independent smart cities advisor, working on a portfolio of projects across the pillars of built environment, energy and mobility. Prior to Microsoft, she was Chief Information Officer for the London Development Agency. Linda has experienced many facets of the technology industry in her extensive career, having worked for systems integrators, large independent software vendors, an analyst firm and a number of start-ups.
Linda is also a part of the Design Council Expert network and a Member of the IET.