As Head of Certification, Anna works closely with key stakeholders in government and across the Creative Sector industries to provide advice and guidance on the application processes for all of the cultural tests, co-production treaties and policies relating to all of the Creative Sector tax reliefs. She has an extensive knowledge of all the creative sector tax reliefs, cultural tests and co-production treaties and has been instrumental in assisting government with the structure of new cultural requirements as each of the new creative sector reliefs has been introduced. Anna regularly speaks on panels at conferences and events to promote the tax reliefs such as the Develop, FOCUS and the Children’s Media Conference and many others. In addition Anna has organised BFI led seminars and events for the Video games and Children’s Television Sectors.
Anna has recently become a Trustee for Games Aid and is a member of the Production Guild of Great Britain and Women in Film & TV.
Anna was also involved in the setting up and introduction of the BFI’s Diversity Standards which apply to BFI supported projects with National Lottery funding and are assessed by the BFI Certification Unit.