Carolyn Porretta
Carolyn Porretta

Carolyn is the Head of Portfolio Services at AIG Asset Management Europe. She is a senior executive working in the insurance company's investment management arm, having worked in the field of structured financing and asset-backed securities for all her career, spanning all asset classes including residential and commercial real estate loans. Previously, she has mostly worked in Investment Banking, but also in private equity and consulting. She is also an experienced entrepreneur and corporate finance specialist having created her own start-up in the retail field (and single-handedly raised angel investment), and has held Financial Director type positions within established start-ups. She is respected as a proven strategic thinker with entrepreneurial drive.

During her free time, Carolyn volunteers with London charities whose goal is to empower women in general and improve social mobility. Carolyn volunteers at The Junior League of London and is mentor to a teenager at The Girl’s Network. She is a passionate and inspirational senior role model who actively supports other women of all horizons.

She also has all sorts of varied interests including scuba-diving and running.