Sue has over 30 years’ experience advising investment companies and financial institutions, initially as a lawyer and subsequently as an investment banker.
Sue qualified as a lawyer in Scotland in 1988 and was a partner and head of the funds and financial services group at Shepherd & Wedderburn, a leading Scottish law firm.
In 1999, Sue left Shepherd & Wedderburn to be a founding partner and director of Intelli Corporate Finance, an advisory boutique firm focusing in the asset management and investment company sectors, which was acquired by Canaccord Genuity in 2009. She was a Managing Director – Corporate Finance in the Investment Companies and Financial Institution Groups teams at Canaccord Genuity until 2012 and then Managing Director – Corporate Finance in the Investment Companies team at Cantor Fitzgerald Europe until June 2018.
Since leaving Cantor Fitzgerald Europe, Sue has been pursuing a non-executive career. She is currently Chairman of The Bankers Investment Trust plc and a non-executive director of Baillie Gifford US Growth Trust plc, BMO Managed Portfolio Trust plc, Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust plc and The European Investment Trust plc.
Sue is resident in the UK.