Helen Lamprell OBE, General Counsel and Director of External Affairs, Vodafone UK Helen Lamprell

Helen Lamprell is General Counsel and Director of External Affairs, Vodafone UK, where she has been responsible for core areas including sustainability, media relations, government affairs and corporate security since 2014.  She is also a proud trustee of the Vodafone Foundation, using the power and innovation of technology to effect positive local and global change.  Additionally, she sits on the Women’s Business Council, helping to promote women’s roles in the country’s economic growth and advise companies on the best practice for enabling them.  

She has over two decades’ experience in the provision of expert legal counsel for businesses, with over half of that spent at Vodafone driving best practice and leading expansion. 

Helen is a strong believer in the power of businesses to drive positive change, from the empowerment of women and girls to the treatment of mental health in the workplace. She credits Pilates and the fact that Vodafone work on a mobile only basis with helping her balance family life with that of a UK board member of the world’s second largest mobile phone company. She lives with her husband and two young sports mad daughters in Oxford.