Florence is a coordinator for Burness’ global practice. Having provided on-the-ground support as an intern in 2017 for major media events in Europe, she joined as a full team member in June 2018. Now, most of her time is dedicated to providing comprehensive communications support for projects relating to forestry, land rights and environment issues.

Florence is a graduate from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in Portuguese and Spanish. During her studies she was selected for the Erasmus exchange program to study at the University of Coimbra, Portugal, where she developed a keen interest in Latin American anthropology and Portuguese history. She also spent five months establishing youth education programs in Northern Peru which she actively supports to this day.

Florence is a self-professed lover of travel, food, surf and salsa. Her curiosity of other cultures particularly shows through any new recipe she finds.