Anna is the Chief Government Officer at Teach For All. She leads Teach For All’s efforts to develop and grow meaningful partnerships between Teach For All and public sector organizations, such as the US and UK governments, UNICEF, World Bank Group or the European Commission. She has over 14 years’ experience in economic promotion, entrepreneurship support, youth employment policies and institutional partnerships development. In parallel to working at Teach For All, she has founded and is the CEO of a boutique consulting firm that advises intergovernmental bodies on fostering economic growth in European, MENA and LATAC countries, such as the European Investment Bank, the OECD or the Union for the Mediterranean. As the former CEO of the economic development branch of Barcelona’s municipal government- Barcelona Activa- she managed 350 employees and a 58M€ budget to promote business support, human capital development, foreign investment, and trade. Anna is a graduate of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the London School of Economics, and Sciences-Po. She has also taken executive courses at Harvard Kennedy School of Government and IESE Business School and at Stanford University and speaks five languages. Anna is part of the Board and Judges committees of different non for profit initiatives such as Start Up Chile, Start Up Peru, the Asian based charity The Hub, the Basic Education Coalition, and an alum of the Marshal Memorial Fellowship and the Singularity University of the USA.
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