Mary Cannam is the Chief Operating Officer at Faber and Faber. She has been at Faber since 2003 and was Finance and Commercial Director before being promoted to COO in 2019.
Before arriving at Faber Mary spend 9 years with Waterstone’s in a variety of roles, including Branch Manager of the Dundee and James Street, London, branches and a role in the Operations Department at Head Office. She then worked at HarperCollins before moving to Faber.
She is a Trustee of Yale University Press and sits on the advisory panel for the Oxford Brookes MA in publishing. She is CIMA qualified.