Anne joined the Association from her position as the Chief Executive of the Institute of Financial Services where she has led on strategic development, implementation and the establishment of the Institute’s relationships with government and business. Anne has extensive experience of business, educational and non-profit sectors. She worked as a Secondary school Maths teacher for eight years before joining Barclays Private Bank as a Portfolio Manager, moving on to become a Fixed Income Strategist at Barclays Wealth. After seven years at Barclays Anne joined the Institute of Financial Services, which then expanded to become ifs University College. In various roles she was responsible for setting up the Financial Capability department, managing all aspects of the regulated advice business, managing the acquisition and rebuilding ifs ProShare, commissioning and managing research projects, as well as having responsibility for the operational activities of the wider organisation. Anne joined the Chartered ABS in November 2014.