Rosalia Delfino

Head of Frontline Innovation

Rose is the Head of Frontline Innovation at Year Here.

Most recently, Rose has worked at Macmillan Cancer Support leading the Corporate Volunteering team. This included driving people-led innovations delivered through the employees of corporate partners to directly support people living with and affected by cancer – for example, designing training for over 3,000 Boots Macmillan Information Pharmacists and Beauty Advisors, working with the financial sector to improve resilience, and rolling out a national telephone befriending service as a response to the pandemic. She also volunteered on Macmillan’s Support Line. Before this, she has worked teaching English in South Korea, in financial services, and at a small social enterprise focused on social impact measurement and reporting.

Rose is interested in the power of cross-sector partnerships to drive social change and the importance of language to persuade others to make a meaningful change. Rose has a degree in Modern and Medieval Languages, focusing on Italian and Spanish language, literature and art.