Denise Jagger

Chair

About Denise

<p>Denise was a corporate finance lawyer in the City before embarking on her in house career. She was Company Secretary and General Counsel at Asda, later part of the international retailer, Wal Mart. She joined international law firm Eversheds as a partner in 2004 where she advises clients on a wide range of strategic and operational in house management issues. Denise has a portfolio of non executive directorships including housebuilder Bellway plc, Pool Reinsurance Limited and Y2019 Limited which is managing the world cycling championships, she is also Pro Chancellor at the University of York. She has previously held non executive roles in the retail, financial services, health, education and museums sectors. In 2012 she was named City Woman of Achievement in recognition of her significant contribution to the promotion of gender equality in the workplace and in 2013 was awarded an honorary Doctorate of Laws for promoting women’s development in business. She joined the Board at St Giles Trust in 2014.</p>

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