Lindsey Clay

Chief Executive, Thinkbox

Following a career in advertising at agencies including McCann Erickson and J Walter Thompson, Lindsey's love of telly drew her to Thinkbox, the UK marketing body for commercial TV, where she now leads the brilliant team who make it their mission to help brands get the best out of today’s TV.

Lindsey is a passionate and persuasive advocate of the power of TV advertising, the benefits of gender equality and the joy of netball.

A regular industry speaker, commentator and awards judge, Lindsey is also a member and former President of WACL (Women in Advertising and Communication Leadership), a member and former President of the Global TV Group, a Fellow of the Marketing Society, an Honorary Fellow of the IPA and a member of the Marketing Group of Great Britain.

Lindsey is a Trustee of The Rank Foundation and Chairs the Rank Fellowship, its School Leadership Award alumni group. She also serves as a non-exec director of its TV production company, CTVC.

When not working, or watching telly with her family, she plays for Weston Park, in the North London Netball League.