Anna Lees, OD Director, King’s College London.
Anna spent over 10 years as a management consultant focusing on Leadership development and Organisational Effectiveness, including Change Management and spent the last 12 years working with organisations to apply those skills to helping organisations, individuals and teams to perform at their best. Anna started working at King’s almost 4 years ago when asked to set up an Organisation Development department which focused on Learning and Leadership development, Employee Engagement, Wellbeing and Mental Health, Performance and Talent Management, Organisation Design as well as cross university OD projects and support for individual faculties and functions on their specific OD needs.
Anna’s detailed background includes, previously working as the Global Senior Director of Organisational Effectiveness and Talent Development for McGraw Hill Financial (Now Standard and Poor’s Financial which includes Standard and Poor’s Ratings, S&P Indices, S&P Capital IQ and Platts as part of its portfolio). Anna was there from 2011 to 2015 and had a Global mandate for Organisational Effectiveness as well as Regional Business Unit responsibilities for Talent Management, Learning & Development, Diversity and Change Management in the context of unprecedented business change.