Elizabeth Anderson

Elizabeth Anderson, IYF Chair of Press Commission

Ms. Elizabeth Anderson is a communications and governance professional with extensive leadership experience working with charities and non-profit organisations, both throughout her career and through a range of voluntary roles. Elizabeth's focus on stakeholder engagement, international working and youth advocacy will enable her to lead activity to communicate the goals and successes of IYF.

She is personally highly committed to youth and women's empowerment, climate action and sustainability, and international healthcare.

Ms. Elizabeth holds an MSc in Corporate Communication and Public Affairs from Robert Gordon University, and a BSc International Relations and Diploma in the Common Law, both from the University of London.

  • Corporate Affairs Business Manager, Openreach 
  • Head of President & CEO's Office, Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Strategic Partnerships Lead, The Aldridge Foundation
  • Executive Assistant to Director-General / PA to President Confederation of British Industry
  • Head of External Relations, Parliament Street
  • Deputy CEO, Friends of the British Overseas Territories
  • Trustee, Three Feathers Theatre Company
  • Chair, Department of Energy and Climate Change - Youth Advisory Panel 
  • Government Liaison Officer, UK Youth Climate Coalition 

Entry in The IYF

IYF History
Chair, Press Commission (2020- ), Member, Executive Board (2020- ).