Board Trustee, Fight for Sight & Former Managing Director - Head of Institutions, Lazard Asset Management
Louisa Vincent is the former Managing Director with Lazard Asset Management Limited, as Head of Institutions. She had overall responsibility for everything client facing for institutional investors across the UK, Benelux, Nordic and Gulf regions. Prior to joining LAM in 2007, Louisa worked for nine years with State Street Global Advisors (SSgA) in London, and in Sydney where she was head of client relationships for Australia & New Zealand. Before that, she was with United Funds Management and Armstrong Jones Funds Management.
Louisa began working in the investment field in 1988 in Sydney, Australia, and moved back to the UK in 2004 when she was transferred within SSgA. She has a Master of Business Administration (Executive) from the Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM).
Louisa is also a trustee and member of the finance & audit committee for Fight for Sight, the UK’s largest charity funding pioneering eye research. She is also a trustee for the Lazard Samaritan Fund and has spent over 17 years as an active member of charity committees.
Louisa is married with two daughters and lives in a small village in rural Buckinghamshire with a menagerie of dogs, horses and other animals.
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