Doniya is experienced in policy development, stakeholder engagement, research and communications, developing these skills in the technology industry, a public affairs agency and the public sector. Currently Principal Policy Officer at the Greater London Authority, she is tasked with delivering the Mayor’s digital and STEM skills manifesto pledges and developing a strategy to ensure Londoners are equipped with the skills for the future.
She has covered a number of policy areas including digital skills, immigration, diversity, future of work, and education. Doniya is passionate about using technology to innovate and make a positive impact.
The Mayor of London’s Commitment to Digital Skills & Diversity
Doniya Soni, London’s policy lead on Digital & STEM skills, will provide an update on the Mayor’s commitments to digital skills in the capital, especially for underrepresented groups. Here about the Mayor’s digital talent programme, plans for the devolution of the Adult Education Budget, and proposals for a Skills & Employment Knowledge Hub.