Anna Deignan

Director of Fans & Development, Premier League

Anna joined the sports sector in 2021 after a long career as a senior civil servant, most recently as Head of Sport at the Department of Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport, and Head of Data Protection. Other leadership roles have included Head of Administrative Justice at the Ministry of Justice, and Deputy Head of Criminal Law Policy. Anna is an orchestral musician and a veteran footballer. She is now Director of Fans and Development at the Premier League