Anne Simpson is the Investment Director, Global Governance at the California Public Employees’ Retirement System, which invests globally, and she is 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 a member of the Investor Advisory Group of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. She is an Advisory Board member at the Millstein Center for Global Capital Markets and Corporate Ownership, Columbia Law School, and the University of California Berkeley Haas School of Business’ Center for Responsible Business. She co-authored Fair Shares: The Future of Shareholder Power and Responsibility, 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.