Updated: Feb 1, 2021
Annabel Mead, BA Hons, MCIPR, communications & marketing consultant
Annabel started in the world of Financial PR at Prudential before joining the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) as the PR & Media Manager. During her time at Dstl, Annabel spent a year on secondment to the Australian Department of Defence, as well as in the UK Ministry of Defence press office specialising in the operational aspect of science and technology.
Following time in Germany as Chairperson of Western European Committee, and on return to the UK, Annabel worked for BAE Systems as a communications consultant. Annabel advised on stakeholder communications for the Type 45 Destroyer and for the Queen Elizabeth carriers.
Annabel joins Canny Comms from the role of storyteller for the Defence and Security Accelerator, bringing a wealth of experience in telling stories of research, development, testing and evaluation.
Annabel holds a post graduate Diploma with the Chartered Institute of Public Relations.