Progress through learning is Elena’s professional philosophy. This has helped her to achieve a successful transition into the world of Knowledge and Information Governance. Elena ensures valuable information and knowledge is exploited and protected. By doing so, she supports the creation of policies and guidance, improves the quality and speed of decision-making, and contributes to raising awareness about best practices. Within her role she has supported the introduction of a new data compliance tool at Wellcome, One Trust, moving the organisation from old techniques to new methods of managing data and information. Elena finds great interest in the development of effective Knowledge Management practices and creative ideas for engagement.