Padma Gillen

Padma Gillen runs a content design consultancy called Llibertat. He uses his expertise in content design management and agile content production to help organisations create quality content and maximise the effectiveness of their content teams.

He also advises organisations on how to set up and deliver successful web content projects, coaches them through the process, and provides content design teams to make it happen.

Previously, Padma was Head of Content Design at Government Digital Service (GDS). He had overall responsibility for the quality of content on GOV.UK, the award-winning website of the UK Government and was head of a practitioner community of around 2,000 government web editors.

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  • Job title: Managing Director at Llibertat

Plenary Talk

Padma, together with Ayala Gordon, gave a plenary talk on “User Needs, Content Design and Culture Change: Digital Transformation at the University of Southampton” on Friday 13 July 2018.