Chairman of the board of directors
Rachel is a non-executive director of New India Investment Trust plc, Gresham House plc and is Chairman of the Association of Investment Companies. She worked in financial markets, primarily in equity research and sales between 1990 and 2003 and was co-head of the Pan-European Banks Equity Research and Sales Team and a managing director at Deutsche Bank AG between 2000 and 2003. After leaving Deutsche Bank, she has become involved with a number of companies in a non-executive capacity, primarily in the investment trust and asset management industries, but also including the social housing and charity sector. She was appointed to the board of Securities Trust of Scotland in July 2010, becoming chairman in 2016.