Caroline Gulliver

Chairman of the Audit Committee

Caroline Gulliver was appointed as a non-executive Director of the Company on 1 April 2015 and as Chair of the Audit Committee on 13 July 2016. She spent a 25 year career with Ernst & Young LLP, from where she retired in 2012 to pursue other interests including non-executive directorship positions. She is a Chartered Accountant with a background in the provision of audit and advisory services to the asset management industry, with a particular focus on investment trusts. She is also a non-executive director of JPMorgan Global Emerging Markets Income Trust plc and Civitas Social Housing PLC.