Anna joined the Gift of Life team as managing director in 2020. Prior to that she spent five years as director of communications for Naked Heart Foundation, and consulted for a range of non-profits on marketing strategy and brand positioning.

Anna moved to the third sector after a decade of experience in various senior branding and communications roles for global blue-chip brands in Telecoms, FMCG, Automotive, Leisure and Sports sectors both in Russia and the UK.

She’s a graduate of Moscow State Linguistic University and Moscow State University, and is a qualified teacher of Russian and English.