Yvonne Braun

Director of Policy, Long-Term Savings and Protection

Yvonne is Director of Policy, Long-Term Savings and Protection at the ABI, leading its work on long-term savings, retirement income, social care and protection. She is a member of the ABI’s Executive Team.

Yvonne is the author of the ABI’s Retirement 2050 blueprint and is committed to developing the role of the long-term savings and protection industry in meeting the future needs of consumers and society.

Yvonne has extensive experience in financial services, as a practitioner, policymaker and lobbyist. She joined the ABI in 2006 from the Financial Services Authority, now the Financial Conduct Authority, where she spent four years managing cross-cutting policy and public affairs projects.

Before that, she practised as a capital markets lawyer, at US law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and at Goldman Sachs. She started her career as an academic in international criminal law.

Yvonne is a graduate of Cambridge University and is qualified as a lawyer in both Germany and England. She holds a doctorate in international criminal law. She can be found on Twitter at @YvonneBraun4.