Rachel was elected to the Board in January 2015 and was elected Chair in January 2018. She became a member of the Nominations Committee in April 2016 and was a member of the Remuneration Committee from 2018-2019.
She is a director of Aberdeen New India Investment Trust, Witan Investment Trust and Gresham House plc.
Rachel’s career has included working for County NatWest Wood Mackenzie and Bankers Trust from 1990 to 1998, and Deutsche Bank from 1999 to 2003 where she was a Managing Director. Since then she has worked as a non-executive director in the investment company, charity and social housing sectors.
Rachel is the Audit Committee Chair on two of her investment company boards and the Chair of the Marketing and Communications Committee on one.