Digital veteran appointed non-executive chairman of 6B Digital

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Martin Boddy has been hired as non-executive chairman of Leeds and Lisbon-based firm 6B Digital.

6B is a fast growing digital product consultancy that develops innovative web and mobile applications for ambitious organisations.

With a headcount of more than 40 people and plans to recruit a further 10 staff, 6B works with clients to accelerate their digital delivery across a range of industry sectors, with a particular focus on Healthcare and HealthTech.

Boddy founded the listed data, creative and performance marketing agency Jaywing plc, stepping down as executive chairman in January 2020 to pursue a career as an independent board adviser.

He is also chairman of the eCommerce specialist Space48 and RegTech business, Money Alive.

Paul Brown, CEO at 6B, said: “I’m delighted to welcome Martin to 6B. He brings a wealth of commercial,
strategic and operational experience, underpinned with a strong ethos in driving a progressive and collaborative culture, which is very important at 6B.

“Working with Martin is exciting and inspiring, he is enabling us to unlock positive, incredible change for 6B and our

Boddy added: “I’m excited to be joining 6B to help accelerate its growth, deliver its compelling ‘Build Beyond’ proposition and make it a destination for the region’s best talent.”