Annabel Wathen Managing Director - Head of Classroom Learning

Annabel is an organiser, coordinator, team leader, people manager and trouble-shooter.  Her many years of international banking experience started at the age of 18 at RBS, New York, through the Mountbatten Internship Programme, followed by Credit Suisse, WestPac (St George Bank), Sydney, DLJ Merchant Banking Partners, Goldman Sachs and her role as business manager and Associate at Deutsche Bank in London in 2003.

Annabel then became a Director of an Investment Management company and attained her Diploma in Investment Compliance. Experienced in private equity as well as being an entrepreneur, she started a compliance and bookkeeping business. She is a prior member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment, and has instructed professionals, implemented IT System Architecture for trading platforms, chaired policy and operational meetings, appraised staff, and liaised with investors, prime brokers and offshore fund directors.

Annabel manages the global team on a day-to-day basis and has oversight of all classroom training.