Keith Williamson

Administrative Director

Keith Williamson joined EMBL in 2001 as Head of Personnel and Technology Transfer Officer and moved in 2003 to become Head of Finance and TTO from where he was promoted to Deputy Administrative Director in 2004. In 2012 he was promoted to Administrative Director..

Before joining EMBL, Keith was a member of the UK Civil Service and worked at the Central Office of Information, the UK Government’s public information department, where he was Principal Establishment and Finance Officer (Administrative Director), prior to which he had served variously as an accountant in the UK’s Department of Employment, a full time lecturer in Finance and Internal Audit at the Civil Service College, and as an Officer of Customs & Excise in Her Majesty’s Customs and Excise.

Keith is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, a Master of Business Administration and has a Graduate Diploma in Marketing.


Simone Walther
Personal Assistant to the Administrative Director
Tel: +49 6221 387-8202

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