Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer
Katherine Garrett-Cox is Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer at Alliance Trust, the UK's largest global generalist investment company. Prior, she was Chief Investment Officer and Executive Director at Morley Fund Management, now Aviva Investors, and Chief Investment Officer and Executive Director at Aberdeen Asset Management. Garrett-Cox is a Member of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bank and a Founder Member of The CityUK. In December 2011, she was appointed to the UK Prime Minister's Business Advisory Group and for the last year has served on the Scottish Business Board, chaired by the Secretary of State for Scotland. Garrett-Cox has been listed in the Financial Times' ranking of the Top 50 Women in World Business and the Financial News' 100 Most Influential Women in European Business. She has a BA (Hons) in History from Durham University and is a Member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals, CFA Institute.