Appointed: December 2005
Penny has worked in investment banking for over 25 years. Until 2004 Penny was Head of Equity Capital Markets at Robert W Baird and from 2004 to 2005, Deputy Chair of Robert W Baird Limited. Prior to this she was Head of Small/Mid Cap Equities for Credit Lyonnais. Penny is Chairman of APV Ventures LLP and holds various other board appointments.
Other key external appointments: Senior Independent Director of Advanced Medical Solutions Group plc, Chairman of Crown Place VCT plc and Chairman of The Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc.