Anna joined the Mako Group in 2013 as a legal advisor and was appointed to the role of General Counsel and Group Director in 2018. In addition to the role of General Counsel, Anna is the SMF16 (Compliance Oversight) and SMF17 (Money Laundering Reporting Officer) and oversees the Finance function of the Mako Group. Originally from New Zealand, Anna started her career as a banking and finance lawyer in private practice before travelling to the UK in 2002. Since then she has held roles in JPMorgan’s Futures and Options business, as a Senior Risk and Compliance Lawyer, and a Structured and Specialised Finance Managing Associate at Addleshaw Goddard LLP. Anna is a qualified solicitor and holds a Bachelor of Law with Honours and a Bachelor of Commerce degree.