Katie Anastasi-Frankovics is Wellcome's new Director of Innovations
We are making two new appointments to Wellcome’s Executive Leadership Team (ELT) – Katie Anastasi-Frankovics is becoming Director of Innovations and Karen Chadwick is now Finance Director.
Katie, who is a lawyer, joined Wellcome in 2011. Recently, she has had responsibility for strategic planning in Innovations, and assessing the impact of Innovations-supported research.
She succeeds Stephen Caddick, who has led the Innovations team for the past five years and is stepping down in April 2020.
Karen, who is a chartered accountant, has been an ELT member for the past year as acting Chief Financial Officer.
Her appointment as Finance Director is a new role reporting to Chief Operating Officer Paul Schreier.
Stephen Caddick has decided to step down from his role as Director of Innovations at the end of April 2020.