Alexandra began her career as a proprietary trader on the arbitrage desk with BNP Securities in Tokyo. She went on to join Goldman Sachs in New York, then London, before leaving in order to gain experience as a financial analyst and later portfolio manager for Japanese and other Asian equities.
In 2001 she joined Wellington Management where she remained for 11 years within the client relationship management team, eventually becoming the head of European sub-advisory and third-party fund distribution. Prior to joining Sandaire in 2014, she worked within the executive team of Lansdowne Partners, helping to lead the firm’s repositioning efforts for their long-only products in global institutional markets.
Alexandra graduated from Université de Paris Dauphine with an BA in Economics and an MA in International Finance with Honours. She is a CFA Charterholder, a member of CFA UK’s Advisory Council as well as a member of the Advisory Committee of the Diversity Project, a newly launched initiative across the UK financial services industry to promote diversity in every form across investment managers and asset owners.