Joanne Walker – Deputy Chair of Trustees
Since graduation Jo has worked in the City firstly joining Newton Investment Management as a project manager and is currently Director of Projects for IM EMEA BNY Mellon, the distribution arm of BNY Mellon’s Asset Management businesses in EMEA. Jo is responsible for the delivery of large scale Regulatory change projects. Jo is a key stakeholder in BNY Mellon’s Vet Net council, supporting military veterans and their families both through philanthropic programmes and employment.
Jo is married to a ex- Reservist officer and is an Army daughter who was heavily involved in Haig Housing Trust’s fundraising campaign Coming Home, which raised over £5 million to provide specially adapted homes for seriously injured service personnel.