Anne is Head of Partnerships at ICODA and is responsible for engagement with, and support for, the Alliance’s global partners. Prior to joining ICODA, she led the International Partnerships team at Cancer Research UK, where she developed charity’s international strategy and expanded its partnerships in global research, policy and health.  Previously, Anne held a series of executive board roles at the British Council, the UK’s international cultural relations organisation, where she led global programmes in science, research and higher education, and was then acting Head of International Relations at Imperial College London.

Anne began her career as a research scientist and lecturer at King’s College London, specialising in the immunology of infectious diseases. She completed her PhD at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and held a post-doctoral fellowship at Scripps Clinic, La Jolla.