Managing Director - Head of Research
Joanne is a Managing Director and Head of Research. She is responsible for investment research, which includes manager search and selection, investment and operational due diligence and analytics across all asset classes. She is an alternative investment specialist, focusing on private markets and hedge funds. She is also an adviser.
Prior to joining MJ Hudson Allenbridge, Joanne spent five years in the Alternative Investments Group at Moody’s Investors Service in London. She held lead analyst responsibilities for credit ratings of asset management companies, operational quality ratings of hedge funds, credit ratings of structured products securitised by fund of hedge fund portfolios and ratings of exchange-traded funds. Before Moody’s, Joanne worked for GlobeOp Financial Services, a hedge fund administrator, covering hedge funds based primarily in Europe. Joanne also held positions as Equity Analyst at ABN Amro Asia Securities, and as a Fund Manager covering US markets at Cirne International, a fund of funds based in Mauritius.
Joanne has an MSc in Finance from Cass Business School and a LL.M (Master of Laws) in International Business Law from Queen Mary, University of London. Joanne is a British Chevening Scholar. She is the London Beneficiary Selection Chair of 100 Women in Finance, a global non-for-profit organisation.