For anyone who knows Mackenzie, it was no surprise to hear the news that she was taking a sabbatical from Aviva to work for film director Richard Curtis’ Project Everyone campaign, which strives to end extreme poverty and tackle climate change. This all-round good egg, renowned for her nurturing leadership style, made no secret of her deep desire to give something back, using her marketing talents. No doubt she will re-emerge in marketing invigorated, inspired and even more determined to make a difference. "My career highlight over the past year was being part of a team on the verge of achieving something really rather special, and never done before," she says.
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