Jane joined Quilter in 2015 and has a broad corporate affairs remit encompassing external communications, public affairs and government relations, responsible business and responsible investment, and wider stakeholder engagement. Jane is an experienced financial services professional, with a specialism in sustainable and responsible investment, gathered through various roles in institutional asset management, fund manager research, investment consulting and wealth management.
Directly prior to joining Quilter Jane established and led the Sustainable and Responsible Investment Practice at Willis Towers Watson which involved the design and launch of new manager research capability and the provision of investment consulting services to large institutional investment clients.
Previously she worked for HSBC Global Asset Management on Responsible Investment strategy, before which she was a senior member of the Sustainable and Responsible Investment team a Janus Henderson responsible for managing a large book of leading sustainable equity funds.
At the outset of her career she spent a number of years as a sustainability consultant to wide range of financial services firms. She also holds a number of non-executive positions such as board director of industry group TISA (The Investment and Savings Alliance), Charity Trustee of the Quilter Foundation, and she is founder and Co-Chair of KickStart Money, an innovative collaborative industry initiative focused on financial education. Jane is a keen advocate of inclusion, diversity, financial education and responsible investment.