Founder, Hansen Financial and Former Executive Director of Legatum Institute
Sian has a portfolio career of director level and advisory roles. She is currently a Non-Executive Director of the JP Morgan Multi Asset Trust plc, a Non-Executive Director of Pacific Assets Trust and on the Advisory board of EBF International (Shanghai) Ltd. In addition, she is an Advisor to Oxford Investment Consultants, the research arm of the Oxford Technology Innovation Fund. From 2013 – 2016, Sian was the Executive Director of the Legatum Institute, a global public policy think tank dedicated to promoting prosperity through individual liberty, free enterprise and entrepreneurship. Previously, she spent seven years as Managing Director of the think tank Policy Exchange, an educational charity promoting research and discourse on public policy in the UK. She is also active in a number of not for profit enterprises including as a Commissioner of the Women’s Refugee Commission in the USA, as a Trustee of the Almeida Theatre and as a Patron of Create Streets. Formerly, Sian was a director and Co-Head of Sales for Asian Equities at Société Générale and before this was an equity analyst with Enskilda Securities in Europe.
Chairman, Evening Standard Ltd & Independent Print Ltd
Former Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales
President of Murray Edwards College
Former Ambassador, Political Expert & Historian
Chair, Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) Council
Peer & Former Cabinet Minister