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Lorraine Young

Lorraine Young Managing Director

Following a successful career in the City, Lorraine set up her own company secretarial practice in 2003 which she has since developed and grown. She is currently President of ICSA (UKRIAT) (UK, Republic of Ireland and Associated Territories – about 60 countries).

Her previous roles include: Company Secretary at Brambles Industries plc (FTSE100, dual listed with Brambles Industries Ltd in Australia); Head of the Group Secretariat at Standard Chartered PLC; Deputy Secretary at NatWest Markets; Assistant Group Secretary at Kleinwort Benson Group plc and company secretary of Kleinwort European Privatisation Investment Trust plc. In these roles Lorraine was involved in acquisitions and disposals, bid defence, overseas board visits, directors’ induction and continuing professional development, complex international share plans, promoting clear communication to shareholders and employees as well as the usual range of responsibilities associated with the role.

Lorraine graduated from Leeds University with a BSc (Hons) degree in Chemical Sciences. She is a Fellow of the ICSA. Until recently she chaired the board of governors at a local primary school (which was graded outstanding by Ofsted).

Contact Lorraine at:
lorraine@lorraineyoung.co.uk
44 (0) 20 7264 4405
44 (0) 7799 068660
@lorraineycosec