Alison is an accomplished Company Secretary, having worked at prestigious organisations such as Link Asset Services and Harbottle & Lewis LLP.
Skilled at providing governance services across investment trusts, FTSE 250 and small cap companies, private limited entities and internal committees, Alison’s key skill set includes (but is not limited to) project managing the annual reporting process, technical reviews of half-year and annual reports, drafting governance sections of annual reports, coordinating general meetings, board support, providing governance advice to boards and senior management, statutory compliance and the incorporation and dissolution of companies and limited liability partnerships.
At Link Asset Services, Alison was responsible for providing the full suite of company secretarial services to clients including providing advice on company legislation, the FCA’s Listing Rules and Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules, Market Abuse Regulations, the UK Corporate Governance Code and the AIC Code of Corporate Governance, among other matters. She also prepared induction packs for directors, assisted with their annual declarations process and served as a mentor to new and junior members of staff.
Alison has an LLB (Hons) Law Degree, a Certificate in Legal Education, a Post-Grad Certificate in Organisational Behaviour and is an ACIS member of The Chartered Governance Institute. In her free time Alison enjoys travelling, hiking and exploring the outdoors.