Sian Hansen

Founder, Hansen Financial and Former Executive Director of Legatum Institute

Biography

For the last three years Sian has been Executive Director of the Legatum Institute, a global public policy think tank dedicated to promoting prosperity through individual liberty, free enterprise and entrepreurship.

Previously, she spent seven years as Managing Director of the UK think tank Policy Exchange, an educational charity promoting research and discourse on public policy.

Sian is currently a Non-Executive Director of the JP Morgan Income and Capital Trust PLC, a Non-Executive Director of Pacific Assets Trust and a Non-Executive Director of EBF International (Shanghai) Ltd. She sits on the Advisory Board for Cerno Capital PLC and is an International Senior Advisor to Kreab.

She is a Commissioner of the Social Metrics Commission in the UK and The Women’s Refugee Commission in the USA, Trustee of The Almeida Theatre and is a Patron of Create Streets.

Formerly, Sian was a director and Co-Head of Sales for Asian Equities at Société Générale and before that was an equity analyst with Enskilda Securities in Europe.

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