National Physical Laboratory

Nicola Anson

Chief Financial Officer

Nicola Anson

Nicola Anson has a track record in delivering growth with experience in both commercial and not-for-profit sectors. Nicola has a BSc in Zoology, an MSc in Ecology and is a Chartered Accountant.

She has had a number of key roles, including Finance Director of Hobsons Publishing plc; Head of Financial Planning at Anglian Water plc; and Finance and Operations Director of Cambridge Enterprise Limited, a technology transfer, subsidiary company of the University of Cambridge. She was CFO of DANTE Limited, a company that manages and operates a pan-European, fibre optic backbone that interconnects research and education establishments throughout Europe and globally.

Nicola joined NPL in January 2013, as Finance Director - her role includes overseeing the Finance team, responsibility for financial planning, managing financial risk, and she is Chair of the NPL Pension Fund Trustee Board. In 2017, Nicola became Chief Financial Officer and was also appointed to appointed to the board of the Association for Innovation, Research and Technology Organisations (AIRTO).

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2017
Created: 29 Jan 2013


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