Director of Brand, UK & Global
Momentum Worldwide

With over 20 years of international comms experience, Anna is responsible for the planning, development and implementation of all of Momentum UK’s marketing strategies, marketing communications, new business and public relations activities, both internally and externally.

Anna is the key driver of initiatives and products designed to drive Growth at Momentum UK & Worldwide. Most recently she launched ‘BALANCE’, a programme of well-being, community and diversity initiatives.

In 2018 Anna was awarded PR & Marketing team of the year at The Drum Agency Business Awards as well as featuring on the list. Anna works across the whole business, both in the UK and globally, most recently with brands such as American Express, SAP and Microsoft. Her mantra is to get sh*t done and own it!

Alongside the day job, Anna mentors for WhosYourMomma, part of SheSays, to encourage more women to seize career development opportunities and to get into leadership roles. She also coaches netball.

Anna has developed and grown within Momentum as she has worked in a number of roles within the agency. Her previous titles include Global Growth Product Director, Global Growth Manager, EMEA Communications Manager and Account Director across the UK Shopper Marketing team, leading relationships with Reebok, Hewlett-Packard and JJB Sports.

"PR is so important and plays such a crucial role in today’s world. It’s so great to see that it now has a global platform to shine, really excited to be judging at the Drum PR Awards."

Judging panel

Michelle Lavipour

Global Head of Brand Communications

Gaelle Comte

marketing director
Virgin Group Loyalty Company

Jane Wilson

Managing Director
MHP Communications

Grant Mitchell

corporate communications manager

Matt Bourn

Director of Communications
Advertising Association

Gemma Cracknell

Marketing Director

Lisa Hale

Associate Director

Rich Leigh

Radioactive PR

Michael Murphy

senior partner
Michael Murphy & ltd

Sheelagh Doyle


Lani Lavin

Head of Sustainable Business & Communications

Tom Berry


Sedge Beswick

founder & managing director
SEEN Connects

Rebecca Blinston-Jones

Managing Director

Lisa Jeden

Global Head of Brand PR & Corporate Communications

Lizzie Dewhurst

Head of Communications and PR
Publicis Group

Fiona Magill

Group PR Director

Sophie Rhatigan

Head of PR

Nina Joyce

PR Director, Europe

Justin Bates

Director of Communications, EMEA and LATAM

Georgia Frost

Creative PR and Marketing Director
Camden Markets

Charmaine Huet

Vice President, Corporate Communications APAC
Viacom International Media Networks

Aisling Connaughton


Chris Taylor

Deputy Director of Communications (FTC)
News UK

Dr Colin D'Silva

Head, Asia Pacific, Communications and Government Affairs

Rema Gouyez-Benalla

Head of Digital Content and Engagement
L'Oreal UK

Karen Yew

Head, Corporate Marketing and Communications

Paul Fabretti

Director of Communications

Victoria Needs

Director of International Marketing
Sony Music Entertainment

ken hein

Chief Communications Officer US
Dentsu Aegis Network

Grant Mitchell

Corporate Communications Manager

Paul Mallon

Head of Major Brand Activations
Paddy Power

Andy West

Chief Development Officer

Shakira Payne

Communications & Sustainability Manager

Ruth Warder

General Manager

Suzanne Blackburn

Global Communications & Public Affairs

Anna Dalziel

Director of Brand, UK & Global
Momentum Worldwide

Phil Wade

Chief Marketing Officer
Jetstar Airways

Ellie Graham

Senior Publicity Director
Think Jam

Lucy Puddefoot

Global Head of PR & Communications
Clear Channel Outdoor

Susie Penner

Senior Director of Corporate Communications

Rory MAckin

Senior Manager | Public Relations
Deloitte’s Green Dot Agency

Laura Sutherland

Founder and Director
Aura PR

Stephen Waddington

Managing Director

Jenny Chan

Vice President, Head of Public Affairs, Asia 

James Herring

Taylor Herring Ltd

Su Min Sng

Head of Communications

Ross Matthews

Chief Marketing Officer
Ice Lolly

Arline Adeva

Assistant Vice President for Brand Communications, PR and Digital Marketing

Nicky Wang

Managing Director and Head of Strategy
WE Red Bridge

Nancy Maffucci

Senior Communications Planner
Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Karen Tan

Senior Director
Ministry of Communications and Information

Eric Pooley

Senior Vice President
Environmental Defense Fund

Luisa Fernandez

Marketing Director
YO! Sushi