Louise Pakseresht

Head of Governance at Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation

Senior Policy Adviser, Royal Society
Policy Fellow Aluma, Centre for Science and Policy

Louise is a Senior Policy Adviser at the Royal Society and is currently leading the Society’s work on data governance.

Since joining the Royal Society in 2013 she has worked on a range of issues such as maths and science education, science and innovation policy and open science. Before joining the Society she spent some time working at Government Office for Science in its Foresight unit.

Louise has studied Philosophy and English at the University of St Andrews and holds an MSc in Public Policy from UCL.