BenevolentAI has appointed Joanna Shields as group CEO. Joanna is a digital entrepreneur, experienced executive, and prominent leader in the global technology industry with a track record in helping to grow some of the world’s best-known transformational companies. She most recently served as the UK minister for internet security and safety, a special advisor to the UK Government on the digital economy, and chair & CEO of TechCityUK.  Prior to her work in Government, Joanna spent 25 years in senior leadership positions at companies including Facebook, Bebo/AOL, Google, Decru/NetApp, RealNetworks, Veon and EFI.