Ann is a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Customer Focus committee at Columbia Threadneedle Investment, a Non- Executive Director and Chair of Remco at CCLA, Awaiting approval as Chair of Handelsbanken ACD and on the board of the Rock Trust, a youth Homeless Charity. She is also an advisor to the Saphira Group.
She has over thirty years of experience in the investment financial sector. Previous board positions include BNY Mellon Investments, Lighthouse Group Plc, Funds Rock Partners and the Rugby Players Association. In her executive career she was CEO of LV Asset Management, CEO of Ellis Clowes & Company, a London-based Lloyds Insurance Broker.
At Citi she was, 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. She was Head of European Product Development and Strategy for J.P. Morgan Asset Management. She is a qualified solicitor and is a member of the Ethics Committee of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments (CISI).