Lara assists with the running of IPPR's events and the delivery of our corporate partnership programme.
Before starting at IPPR in August 2018, Lara worked for the Council for At Risk Academics, where she played a crucial part in the running of the Syria Programme, aimed at benefitting Syrian Refugee Academics. She also has a variety of experience in the not for profit sector.
Prior to this Lara worked at a University in Istanbul where she delivered events and oversaw the exchange process of Incoming Erasmus Students. Raised bilingual, she speaks five languages. She has an MA in International Studies and Diplomacy from SOAS.