Translation and Portfolio Integration Team

The Translation and Portfolio Integration Team provides translational expertise across the Wellcome translational portfolio and leads on cross-portfolio programmes.

We are also responsible for portfolio integration – including analysing Wellcome’s portfolio of activities from a number of different viewpoints to give insight into Wellcome’s progress towards its strategic goals.

Meet the team 

  • Katie Anastasi-Frankovics

    Head of Translation and Portfolio Integration


    Katie leads the Translation and Portfolio integration Team, providing expertise on translation across Wellcome and providing a view of Wellcome’s work as a single, linked portfolio.

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  • Virginie Cerdeira

    PA and Team Coordinator

Portfolio Integration

  • Peter O'Donovan

    Head of Portfolio Integration

Major International Programmes

  • Julia Kemp

    Head of Major International Programmes

  • Jonathan Underwood

    Major International Programmes Lead

  • Stephen Gray

    Senior Manager

  • Yolisa Nalule

    Senior Manager

  • Claire Langford

    Team Coordinator


  • Nicholas Cammack

    Head of Snakebite

  • Diogo Martins

    Research Lead, Snakebite

  • George Phillips

    Senior Research Manager, Snakebite


  • Alethea Cope

    Head of Translation

  • Francesca Peach

    Senior Partner, Translation

  • Nicola Haines

    Senior Partner, Translation

  • Richard Muscat

    Senior Partner, Translation