Founder and CEO, The Conversational Century; Politics and Government Specialist, Facebook (2011-16)
Elizabeth Linder


Elizabeth Linder is the Founder and CEO of The Conversational Century, and Politics and Government Specialist at Facebook (2011–16). She has advised politicians, government officials and civil society leaders on changing patterns of communications and connectivity in more than 40 countries. She founded and headed Facebook’s Politics & Government programme for the Europe, Middle East and Africa region as the Arab Spring swept across the region, new political parties challenged the status quo, and political content on Facebook dominated the conversations of millions of people. She launched her career at Google, building out YouTube’s Global Communications and Public Policy team.