Dr Alice Bunn

Dr Alice Bunn

Chief Executive (Incoming)

Dr Alice Bunn is the Institution’s incoming Chief Executive. She is due to take up her role in July. She is currently International Director at the UK Space Agency, responsible for increasing the UK’s global influence in science, security and trade through space. She leads teams responsible for ensuring international competitiveness through developing world class skills in the UK space sector; international engagement through multilateral and bilateral frameworks for science, security and trade; and delivering the security and resilience of the UK’s infrastructure and space applications.

Alice is head of UK delegation to the European Space Agency; sits on the Board of Directors at the US Space Foundation and is co-chair of the World Economic Forum Future Council on space technology.

Alice also has a PhD in Metallurgy from Darwin College, University of Cambridge.