Julie Chakraverty serves as a non executive director and Chairman of the Innovation Committee for the global investment manager Aberdeen Asset Management. She is also on the board of the insurance company Amlin where she is Chairman of the Remuneration Committee. Previously she was on the boards of Spirit Pubs and Paternoster Insurance.
Julie is a committed innovation champion. During her executive career she was a Board Member of UBS Investment Bank where she held a number of global leadership positions with a specialist background in digital platforms and fixed income. The “CreditDelta” portfolio product she founded won industry awards for innovation every year between 2001-2009. In 2015 she was a judge at the London Innovator Awards.
Julie actively supports young people to realise their potential and is a Trustee for the Girls Day School Trust. In 2006 she was named in Management Today’s ‘Top 35 Women Under 35’. In 2013 she was recognized in The Times newspaper as the youngest female director of a FTSE-100 company, aged 41.
Julie graduated with a first-class Economics degree from St John’s College, Cambridge.