Law Debenture appoints Katie Thorpe as Chief Financial Officer
11 June 2018
Law Debenture is pleased to announce that Katie Thorpe has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer.
Katie joins us from J Rothschild Capital Management Limited (JRCM), which acts as manager to RIT Capital Partners plc.
Katie spent eight years in the investment management practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers where she qualified as a chartered accountant. She joined JRCM as Financial Controller, prior to becoming Deputy Chief Operating Officer. She also acted as Managing Director for Spencer House Limited, (an events and property management business) as well as acting as a trustee for the group’s defined benefit pension scheme.
Denis Jackson, Chief Executive Officer commented on Katie's appointment:
Law Debenture is delighted to welcome Katie to the business. She brings a deep experience of the Investment Trust sector, along with a breadth of commercial experience across all aspects of financial, operational and risk and controls best practice. I am sure she will prove a great asset as we actively focus on strategies for growth across our businesses.
I am delighted to be joining the Law Debenture team at a time where the business has ambitious plans for growth and am excited about the interesting and varied opportunities my new role will no doubt provide.