George Walkley

Head of Digital, Hachette UK

George Walkley is Head of Digital for Hachette UK. His first role in the book trade was as a bookseller. He moved over to the publishing side in 2005, and has held various positions in marketing, business management and digital strategy at Time Warner Book Group and latterly Little, Brown Book Group, prior to moving to Hachette’s group management in July 2009. He is responsible for enabling and driving implementation of digital initiatives and strategy across the Hachette UK group, and represents the business on a number of industry groups including the operating board of the trade standards body BIC.

Website: Hachette UK
LinkedIn: George Walkley
Twitter: @walkley