Anna Swaithes

Director of Sustainable Development

SABMiller

Anna is Sustainable Development Director for SABMiller plc, responsible for leading SABMiller’s Prosper sustainable development strategy. Anna joined SABMiller in 2012 as Head of Water and Food Security Policy, and took on additional responsibility for enterprise and livelihoods in 2014, before becoming Sustainable Development Director in 2015. Anna works closely with colleagues in local business units, procurement, technical and sales functions to develop and implement sustainable development strategies, and leads engagement with key external stakeholders.

Prior to joining SABMiller, Anna was Head of Development, Cocoa Partnership at Kraft Foods. She led the multi-stakeholder Cadbury Cocoa Partnership from its establishment in 2008 until 2012, developing the Partnership in Ghana with the Ghanaian government, UNDP, and NGOs including CARE International, VSO and World Vision.