Anne graduated from Dublin City University, with a Bachelor of Business studies degree before enjoying a progressive 12 year career at BP. During this time Anne qualified as a Management Accountant whilst gaining extensive experience in Risk Management & Control and Performance Reporting, primarily within the commodity trading organisation. Since leaving BP in 2008, Anne has been engaged on several contracts through Smart Global in senior Finance & Risk roles. This included a role with a key client where she was integral in implementing a reporting structure and advising traders on trading decisions as part of an innovative optimisation project. More recently she has focused on internal control and compliance activities, working within a large Gas & Power trading organisation. Anne has a wealth of knowledge and experience including presenting complex trading information to senior management plus working directly with trading teams.