About me

Clare has spent most of her life in the City. She spent 11 years as a pupil at the City of London School for Girls before reading Engineering at Emmanuel College, Cambridge. After graduating, Clare started work as a trainee actuary in Fleet Street.

Clare is a qualified actuary and Principal at Punter Southall where she provides actuarial and investment consultancy advice to trustees and corporate sponsors of occupational pension schemes. Clare continues to spend a lot of time in the City - a number of her clients are based here, as is the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries at Staple Inn and Farmers' and Fletchers' Hall, the home of her Livery Company.

Clare became a Freeman of the City in 1995 and is currently the Upper Warden of the Fletchers' Company, whose Hall lies in Cloth Street in the Ward of Farringdon Within. Clare is also a Liveryman of the Actuaries' Company and a member of the Farringdon Ward Club.

Clare was first elected to the Court of Common Council, representing the Ward of Farringdon Within, in April 2008. Over the last 8 years she has served on a number of Corporation Committees including Planning and Transportation and Children and Community Services. Currently, Clare serves on the Finance, Investment and Hampstead Heath, Queens Park and Highgate Wood Committees. She is also Chairman of the Board of Governors of the City of London School for Girls.

Clare is independent and is not affiliated to any political party.