Director General - Operations, Institute of Directors, UK
A senior Executive Director and Board Member, Anna has worked in both private and public sectors for 30 years successfully leading organisations through complex change and turnaround across multi-cultural and political environments. An active member of the IOD for over 15 years, Anna brings an established track record during her career as Partner Ernst Young, MD at IBM EMEA, and Vice President Mercer. Her successes include extensively growing operations across USA and Europe, Middle East and Africa and leading international business operations with revenues of up to £13bn. Anna has been a key advisor and Executive to Central Government in Transportation, Homeland Infrastructure Security and has been at the forefront in the shaping of the UK Telecommunications and Consumer Energy industries. As a key international influencer in turnarounds, mergers & acquisitions, Anna has worked with senior world leaders and is a NED for private and public boards. More recently, Anna has been COO for the States of Jersey and prior to that Executive Director Strategy Highways England, COO of the Office of Fair Trading and Board Advisor in a €4bn tech IPO Euronext merger.