Alison was appointed to the Land Securities "Board in September 2004 and became Chairman in November 2008. She is Chairman of the Nominations Committee and is also a member of the Remuneration Committee. Alison worked in investment banking and corporate finance for 20 years, before pursuing a portfolio career. During her career, Alison became the first female Director of J. Henry Schroder Wagg & Co, where she worked for 10 years. Alison also held the positions of a Senior Partner of Phoenix Securities and Managing Director, New York at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. She has served as a Non-executive Director of Barclays plc, Friends Provident plc, Gallaher Group plc and Glas Cymru Cyfyngedig (Welsh Water).
"She has some 30 years’ experience in international finance and investment banking and has wide Board level experience. Alison is currently a Non-executive Director at Man Group plc, Zurich Insurance Group Ltd and Paccar Inc, a Fortune 500 company."
- Patron, British Library
Resources and articles
- Land Securities Alison Carnwath, organizational web page, accessed September 21, 2012.