Imperial College London

Mrs Alice Ashley-Smith

Faculty of Engineering

Data Science Institute Operations Manager



+44 (0)20 7594 8630a.ashley-smith Website




William Penney LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus





Alice is responsible for the operational management of the Data Science Institute. She works with the Director of the Institute, Professor Yike Guo, to develop policy and strategy, managing and coordinating administrative support and governance.

She has worked at the College since 2008 and as a management trainee worked in Finance, Research Strategy Office, Commercial Development, Library, Education Office and International Office. Following this Alice worked in the Department of Medicine for a number of years as a Divisional Manager for the Divisons of Brain Sciences, Experimental Medicine and Infectious Diseases.

Alice read History at the University of Southampton.