Elizabeth Corley is a globally respected leader in business and finance. She has served as Chief Executive of Allianz Global Investors since 2012, and will be stepping back from this role to take on a position with AllianzGI as vice chair on a part time non-executive basis with effect from March 2016.
Prior to joining Allianz in 2005, she spent eleven years working at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers. Before this, she was consultant and then partner with Coopers & Lybrand, and earlier in her career she worked for a number of years in the Life & Pensions industry.
She is a member of the European Securities and Markets Authority's stakeholder group, an Advisory Council member of TheCityUK Limited, and is a non-executive director of Pearson and also of the UK Financial Reporting Council. Elizabeth is a member of the Committee of 200, an organization of the world's most successful women business leaders. Financial News named Elizabeth Most Influential Woman in Asset Management in 2009, CEO of the Year in 2011 and Most Influential Person in Asset Management in 2012.