Dame Anne Glover
Professor Dame Anne Glover has a BSc in Biochemistry from Edinburgh and a PhD in Molecular Microbiology from Cambridge, UK. She has pursued a distinguished career in scientific research and has also translated some of her research into a successful start-up company.
In 2008 she was made a Woman of Outstanding Achievement in Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) and has worked hard to raise the profile of women in SET. Anne has promoted the communication of science and has appeared on BBC and international television and many global radio programmes. In 2009, she was awarded a CBE by the Queen in recognition of her services to environmental sciences and in 2015, became a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) for services to Science in the UK and Europe.