Ann is an independent director who sits on a variety of boards in asset management and the wider financial services industry, including the fund board of Columbia Threadneedle Investments, an FBC Corporate Member

She has almost thirty years of experience in investment and finance. She has held a number of senior positions including CEO of LV Asset Management, CEO of Ellis Clowes & Company, a London-based Lloyds Insurance Broker, Above Wealth, a London-based wealth management company. Senior positions at Citigroup, including Chief Operating Officer of the Private Bank (Europe), Head of Smith Barney (Europe), Head of Investment for Citi’s Retail Bank and Head of UK Wealth Management and Banking. Ann was previously Head of European Product Development and Strategy for JP Morgan Asset Management. She is qualified as a solicitor and is a member of the Ethics Committee of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments (CISI).