Pillar Chair - Education & Mediation
Country: United Kingdom
Abby read French and Spanish and European Studies at University of Bath. She started her career in events management at Campden Wealth, managing the event operations team while coordinating events to facilitate networking for the family offices and family business communities in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. She then went on to study a Graduate Diploma in Law where she was involved in a fundraising campaign to provide legal aid to refugees.
After completing her law studies, Abby went to work as a paralegal in the in-house legal team at WeWork providing legal support the sales teams across the EMEA region. She then moved into private practice as a commercial paralegal where she assisted the legal team with corporate, commercial, employment and telecoms matters. She is currently studying for the LPC MSc in Law, Business and Management, after which she will train as a solicitor.
Abby is passionate about promoting cross-border networking and education as a means to personal and professional development and empowering women to feel confident.