Louise Mackin

EPSRC Chief Operating Officer 

Louise Mackin is Chief Operating Officer at the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

Louise has been with UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) since 2018. She has joined EPSRC from her previous role as the Deputy Director of Governance and Operations for UKRI International 

Previously Louise worked as Interim Chief Operating Officer for the Arts and Humanities Research Council and UKRI International, and as an Associate Director of HR within UKRI.  

Louise has worked within investment banking and defence, and has worked internationally within the US and the Middle East and North Africa region.  

Louise has an MBA as well as a degree in international relations and a MA in occupational design, and currently represents UKRI on the UK Shared Business Services (UKSBS) Board.

Last updated: 4 September 2023

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