Dr Anna Diaz Font

Senior Research Impact Manager

Dr Anna Diaz Font joined the Foundation in March 2022 as Senior Research Impact Manager to shape and lead the evaluation of the impact of our funded research.

Anna has a PhD in human genetics from the University of Barcelona and postdoctoral experience in genetic diseases at the Institute of Child Health (University College London).

She started her career in research funding and management at the Wellcome Trust, before moving to Prostate Cancer UK and World Cancer Research Fund, developing and implementing their research funding strategies and evaluating the impact of their research portfolios.

In her spare time she enjoys running, eating good food, and knitting.