Electoral Services Consultants
Modern Democracy takes the stress out of supplier management. We deliver processes which are designed to meet the needs of the voter and puts the Returning Officer in charge.
Modern Democracy offers a comprehensive range of services and consultancy packages to help electoral services professionals manage supplier information and reduce supply chain risk, as well as helping suppliers to manage compliance, improve their performance and efficiency.
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Siobhan Donaghy CEO
As a director of the company, Siobhan is a highly motivated professional with over 15 years experience in the IT sector, 13 of which have been dedicated to the elections industry. Siobhan was a founding director of Opt2vote Ltd, a leading UK based company, which provided services in the electoral software and services sector. When Opt2vote was acquired by Idox in 2012, Siobhan was appointed as the Head of Commercial with Idox Elections. Prior to the sale of Opt2vote, Siobhan was Chief Technical Officer and a member of the Board of Directors.
Siobhan was extensively involved in the design and development of Opt2vote's pioneering e-voting solution deployed in UK government pilots in May 2003 and 2007 and was responsible for the integration and development of the e-voting application, as well as the development of the interactive Digital TV, Internet and SMS voting channels.
Siobhan has managed numerous complex election projects throughout her career, such as the electronic voting and counting modernisation pilots in 2007, and the UK election managed services deliveries from 2008-2013. Furthermore, Siobhan was instrumental in the delivery of the electronic counting project in Scotland in 2012 where 32 local authorities all successfully delivered an election in a day.