Anne Simpson is the Senior Portfolio Manager, Investments and Director of Global Governance at the California Public Employees’ Retirement System and a Director of the Council of Institutional Investors.
Ms Simpson represents the Council of Institutional Investors on the IFRS Advisory Council. The Council of Institutional Investors is a US non-profit association of pension funds, other employee benefit funds, endowments and foundations.
Ms Simpson is an Advisory Board member at the Ira Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership, Columbia Law School, and the University of California Berkeley Haas School of Business’ Center for Responsible Business. She is a member of the Investor Advisory Group of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Ms Simpson sits on the Editorial Advisory Board for the journal Corporate Governance: An International Review. She also co authored Fair Shares: The Future of Shareholder Power and Responsibility, published by Oxford University Press.
Her former roles include: Senior Faculty Fellow, Yale School of Management, Executive Director of the International Corporate Governance Network, head of the World Bank-OECD Global Corporate Governance Forum and Joint Managing Director of Pensions and Investment Research Consultants, Ltd.