Ria Corbett

Head of UX Research at Cleo

Ria Corbett (née Jesrani) has a diverse work experience in the field of UX research and strategy. Ria is currently working at Cleo as the Head of UX Research, where they oversee research initiatives to improve user experience. Prior to this, they served as the Head of UX (Interim) and UX Research Lead at Cleo. Ria also worked at Ipsos MORI as a UX Lead, where they led large-scale projects in collaboration with notable organizations such as Visa, Facebook, Unilever, and Janssen. Before Ipsos MORI, Ria had a role as a User Researcher at the Government Digital Service. Ria also gained experience as a UX Researcher & Analyst at Wellcome Trust and a User Researcher at Zopa. Ria started their career as a Strategy Researcher at Samsung Electronics and had internships at Spayne Lindsay & Co and The Student Consultancy as a Summer Intern and Strategy Consultant, respectively.

Ria Corbett (née Jesrani) pursued their undergraduate education at the University of Oxford from 2011 to 2014, where they received an M.A. (Oxon) in Economics and Management. Later in 2015, they attended Squared Online, where they completed a Digital Leadership Qualification in 2016.


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  • Head of UX Research

    September, 2022 - present

  • Interim Head of UX