Ms Elizabeth Corley CBE

Elizabeth is non-executive vice chair of Allianz Global Investors, where she was chief executive officer from 2005 to 2016. She was previously at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (formerly Mercury Asset Management) and Coopers & Lybrand. 

She is a non-executive director of Pearson, BAE Systems plc and the Financial Reporting Council.  Elizabeth is also a Board member of the FICC Markets Standards Board, a member of the ESMA stakeholder group and an advisory council member of TheCityUK. 

In May 2016, Elizabeth was elected to the Board of Governors of the CFA Institute. In addition, she is a member FEAM’s management committee, the CFA Future of Finance Council, the Supervisory Board of Euler SA, the AQR Institute of Asset Management’s Advisory Council and a member of the Committee of 200. Elizabeth was appointed a trustee of the British Museum by the Prime Minister from October 2016.

She is a member of the CFA Institute Board of Governors, a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and is also a published author of crime thrillers.  Elizabeth was awarded a CBE in January 2015.

In September 2016, Elizabeth received an honorary doctorate from the London Institute of Banking and Finance (formerly the IFS University College).


Ms Karen Armstrong