Kate Wills is Director of Global Communications and Partnerships for Malaria No More UK where she runs worldwide advocacy and communications campaigns – Zero Malaria and Malaria Must Die - focusing on ending malaria, one of the world’s oldest and deadliest diseases, through partnerships with the likes of Dentsu, Ridley Scott Associates, David Beckham and many more. Kate works on Global Fund replenishment, the Malaria Heads of Government & Leader’s Summits and wider health security and pandemic preparedness work.
Prior to Malaria No More, Kate was Head of Leadership and Partnerships at UNICEF UK developing impactful strategies for some of the most powerful people and companies across the UK to help protect children around the world. During a 20 year career in International Development she has also worked for Comic Relief, Islamic Relief and Christian Aid. She started her career working in PR for Freud Communications and in breakfast and children’s television, after a childhood growing up in Malawi and Indonesia.