Fernanda Massaccesi

Universities UK International
Policy Officer, Americas

​Fernanda is the Policy Officer for the Americas at Universities UK International. She is responsible for driving UUKi’s policy in the Americas region 


Fernanda joins UUKi from Argentina, where she worked as international relations manager for the Government of Buenos Aires. Prior to this she worked for over a decade in international organisations in Washington DC in the areas of State Modernization, International Cooperation, Strategic Planning, and Political Analysis in Latin America and the Caribbean. She has technical and political expertise in over 14 countries, with a clear view of the complexities of work dynamics among international organisations, public and private sector, academia and nongovernmental organisations. 

Fernanda holds a BA in International Relations and a MA in Government, with a strong interest in public policy and a profound commitment to social and economic development.