After nearly 5 years helping the UK Government with its digital transformation, I’m delighted to announce that from October 2015 I will join the Executive Board of the Co-operative Group as Chief Digital Officer, working to the Chief Executive, Richard Pennycook. I have loved my time in Government, and will be so sad to leave […] Read more – ‘Co-operation, Collaboration and Membership’.
About Mike Bracken
I am the Chief Digital Officer for the Co-operative Group, the UK’s largest and most successful mutual commercial organisation. Learn more
- Codegirl film at CoopDigital
- On Tuesday evening we screened the film Codegirl at 1 Angel Square. It is an outstanding film about a global competition which encourages young women to create digital services, and shows the craziness of our current gender imbalance in our approach to technology and digital services. The evening was the brainchild of the amazing Danielle Haugedal-Wilson, one of […] Read more – ‘Codegirl film at CoopDigital’.
- Words and pictures
- A few days spent with @undermanager and I’ve started to see old things in new ways. Again. First up, a visit to the Barbican to see the World of Charles and Ray Eames: ‘Charles and Ray Eames are among the most influential designers of the 20th century. Enthusiastic and tireless experimenters, this husband and wife […] Read more – ‘Words and pictures’.
- A letter from America
- As birthday envelopes go, today’s letter from the White House was something special. Since I left Government a lot has been happening internationally. The US Digital Service is going from strength to strength. Some examples are worth noting. The amazing Dan Hon and the Code for America team have unveiled a huge change in technology […] Read more – ‘A letter from America’.