2-3 October 2024

ExCel London


Sarah Roberts

Senior Director, Programmes & Core Operations. Motorola Solutions UK

Speaker profile

Sarah leads the programmes and core operations functions for Motorola Solutions across International Services. Her team is based across the world and they focus on enabling safe and reliable critical communications to support our public safety organisations, which we all rely upon. In the UK, we deliver the radio communications for all 3 emergency services and part of Sarah’s remit is to refresh and upgrade this telco network (Airwave).


Prior to this, Sarah spent almost a decade at Vodafone driving strategic and transformational programmes including the 5G launch in the UK. She started her career in consulting at Deloitte and BAE Systems and has always focused on the Tech and Telco sectors. Sarah has a PhD in Chemistry from Oxford University.


Having always been in STEM, Sarah is passionate about empowering the female workforce and enabling a more inclusive world. At Motorola Solutions, she co-leads the Women’s Business Council in the UK, has had global roles leading diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives and she spends time mentoring both inside the company and outside with university students.


Wednesday 18 October


13:00 - 13:30   |   Women in Tech Theatre

Women - Making a Difference in the Moments that Matter

Lisa Bentley-Smith

Director, International Sales Operations,
Motorola Solutions UK

Fergus Mayne

UKI Country Manager and Head of Sales,
Motorola Solutions UK

Sarah Roberts

Senior Director, Programmes & Core Operations,
Motorola Solutions UK

Emma McDermott

Ireland Sales Director,
Motorola Solutions UK



4-5 June 2024

Manchester Central


2-3 October 2024

ExCel London