Rebecca has worked in equity markets for over 25 years as investment analyst, fund manager and leader in business development. She joined State Street Global Advisors in 2016 as a Senior Equity Strategist to work with SPDR’s ETF Strategy & Research team in London. Her focus is on sectors and equity ETFs, providing thought leadership and investor knowledge. Rebecca’s previous role was at Hermes Investment Management where she helped to build the equities business and integrate ESG research in to the investment process. Prior to that, she managed over £1bn of active equity institutional portfolios and retail funds at Rothschild Asset Management and Insight Investments. She also served as an investment specialist at Threadneedle and started her career at former stockbrokers, BWD Rensburg, in Liverpool where she headed the research team. Rebecca is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Securities & Investment and holds a BA (Hons) in Economics/Economic History from the University of Liverpool.