Nicola graduated from Cambridge University in 2004 with a degree in French and Spanish. She worked at Chatham House before joining the Civil Service in 2006 (initially the Home Office, moving to the FCO in 2011). Her previous roles have included Private Secretary to the Security Minister and Political Counsellor at the British Embassy, Bogota. She has been head of the FCO’s Languages Team since September 2018.
•To get a better understanding of language learning aptitude
•To get a better understanding of the best language learning techniques