Francesca Williamson


Francesca is an Analyst in the Tools and Methodologies team, having joined the ISF in September 2021.


Prior to joining the ISF, Francesca graduated from Queen Mary University of London with a degree in Politics and International Relations and worked with charities and local government on a variety of projects.

Since joining the Tools and Methodologies team, Francesca has been involved in developing the new ISF Supplier Security WebApp and was heavily involved in the 2022 update of the Aligned Tools Suite. As part of this update Francesca took the lead in reviewing and updating the Security Healthcheck, as well as updating the SOGP cross references to the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.

As a result of her degree and the work she has done with the ISF, Francesca is interested in the different frameworks, government guidelines and policies that are available to help organisations and individuals achieve better security practices.