Avril Chester

Avril is a multi-award-winning Technology Entrepreneur, experienced CTO, author, podcast host and cancer thriver.

Avril is a multi-award-winning Technology Entrepreneur, experienced CTO, author, podcast host and cancer thriver. Avril founded Cancer Central, a Technology Charity and platform, created with thanks to an impressive 70,000 donated hours, by over 300 individuals and 60 organisations. Cancer Central became a Founding Partner of the Cancer Awareness Trust, supporting their global movement and build of Cancer Platform. Avril has featured in Computer Weekly’s most influential Women in UK Tech 2023 long list, 4 years in a row, she’s Chief Technology Officer at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and author of ‘Tech Treats & Treasures’. Avril loves good food, big dreams and a giggle.