Fight for Sight has appointed Louisa Vincent, head of institutions and charities at Lazard Asset Management, as a trustee.Ms Vincent joins the charity’s board which is led by chairman Nigel Pantling. She brings over 25 years of experience working in asset management in the UK and Australia, as well as 17 years of experience as a member of the charities committees for Lazard Asset Management.
Commenting on her new role, Ms Vincent said: “Thank you to Fight for Sight for giving me this opportunity to join an already strong and respected board to help fight against sight loss. I’m very much looking forward to using my experience to help support the UK’s main eye research charity and its mission to create a future in which everyone can see.”
Chief executive of Fight for Sight, Michele Acton, added: “Louisa will be such an asset to Fight for Sight, not only with her extensive experience within the financial sector, but also her knowledge of the charity sector.”