Acting Director, British Council
Jane Costello is the Acting Director of the British Council in Italy and has led the UK’s cultural relations portfolio here since 2017. Jane is leading next year’s UK-Italy Season of Culture 2020 working closely with HMA Jill Morris and Jean Cameron, the Creative Director. Jane joined the British Council in 2013 with roles including Acting Regional Manager for Europe and Project Manager Middle East and Sub-Saharan Africa for the flagship international education conference Going Global. Prior to this, Jane worked in the film and digital media industry as Head of Partnerships for the Latimer Group – a social enterprise working with global brands, NGOs and governments to co-create films and digital media campaigns.