Karen Northey
Director of Corporate Affairs
The Investment Association

Karen Northey, Director of Corporate Affairs, is a member of the Executive Committee of the Investment Association - the trade association representing UK based Investment Managers - and leads the teams responsible for UK Government Affairs, EU and International Regulatory Affairs and Communications.

Karen joined the IA from the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) in March 2022 where she was Head of China, International Markets and Head of Government Relations, Asia Pacific. Prior to LSEG, Karen spent a number of years at the UK's Financial Conduct Authority in senior policy and international roles including leading the Asset Management and Funds Policy team.

Karen holds a JD/LLB and a BA from the University of Ottawa in Canada and an LLM from the London School of Economics. She is a qualified solicitor in both the UK and in Ontario, Canada.

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/karen-northey