Fran works across Hanbury’s public affairs and communications teams. Prior to joining Hanbury, Fran worked as a civil servant at the Animal and Plant Health Agency, an executive agency of Defra. Whilst there she worked on the implementation of a range of legislation including the EU Plant Passport scheme and the UK’s new legislation for plant imports. Before this, Fran completed a Master’s in International Relations at the University of York, achieving a distinction. She also has a history degree from the University of Sheffield.