Director of Communications

Zoe Paxton was appointed as Director of Communications in February 2022.

Reporting to the President, Zoe will be a key member of the University Management Board, leading efforts to position the College as a global leader, and ensuring communications material is of world-class quality and successful in driving forward the College mission and strategy. The Director of Communications leads the Communications division, including media relations, research communications, strategic communications, and overseeing internal and community communications, digital communications, design and editorial, photography, video and social media.

Zoe joins the College from the United Nations in New York where she has served as Communications Director for the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. She has held a number of senior roles in the UK government, most recently Deputy Director of Communications and Press Secretary to the Secretary of State at the Department for International Development.


Contact Zoe Paxton
RoleNameContact details
Director of Communications Zoe Paxton

4.07, Faculty Building, South Kensington Campus 

Executive Assistant   Tracy Bevan

Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 6816