Angela Kolongo joined Crown Agents in January 2023 as Senior Communications Manager. Angela will be working closely with Anna Schuesterl, Director of Media and Communications, to promote our work and support our growth as a business, demonstrating our impact on the countries that we work in.
Angela has over 14 years’ experience in the communications and diplomacy sector. Prior to joining Crown Agents, Angela worked at the Commonwealth Secretariat as a Communications Officer where she managed communications for the Secretariat’s Education, Health and Political Affairs divisions; advising on media strategy and implementing communications and engagement plans for major projects as well as during official visits by the Secretary-General to member countries.
Prior to this, Angela worked at the Ethiopian Embassy in London as a Senior Press Officer where she successfully led its strategic communications initiatives to promote the country’s image. She also worked at the US Embassy in London where she worked as part of a team that managed the information and communications function for the consular section.
Angela has a bachelor’s degree in Communications and International Relations and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR).