Prior to joining Flint, Bella worked as a senior policy adviser in the Cabinet Office on post-Brexit border policy and trade issues.
She previously worked in the Business Department on trade policy for SMEs and international R&D initiatives, including negotiations for UK participation in the EU Horizon Europe Programme.
Before joining the Civil Service, Bella worked in regulatory technology. She holds an MSc in Cognitive and Decision Sciences from University College London. Bella is fluent in English and German.