Meet The Judges

Amanda Whiteside

Amanda Whiteside currently leads WW Customer Optimization & Enablement for Amazon Web Services (AWS) leading a large global organization across EMEA, The Americas and Emerging markets with the primary objective to improve the experience of Cloud services customers.

With +15 years experience leading business critical initiatives for Fortune 500 companies, she specializes in driving growth at scale, organizational effectiveness and operational efficiency through agile principles; often working across highly matrixed cross-functional teams.

Outside of her core role, Amanda participates in several global CX committees helping to shape the future of Customer experience and in 2021 was shortlisted as 'CX finalist of the year'. She is also acting Chairperson for Diversity Role Models, a National charity focused on achieving a more diverse and inclusive world through education and role-model storytelling in schools.