Janet is co-founder and Partner at Tapestry and is based in London. Janet has over 25 years’ experience advising leading global companies on executive and employee share plans and corporate governance. Janet has developed the UK’s only professionally recognised qualification for share plan professionals the ICSA Cert ESP. Janet has advised many of the global banks on the new remuneration regulations affecting them and is the legal adviser to the global banks’ trade organisation AFME (the Association of Financial Markets in Europe) on remuneration. Janet was awarded Proshare’s inaugural ‘Services to Employee Share Ownership’ Award in 2015.
In 2016, Janet was awarded by the Queen an OBE for Services to Equality, Women’s Empowerment and Employee Share Ownership. Janet is also on the advisory board of ProShare and a co-founder of the Global Equity Organisation (GEO) and has been on the board for 18 years. She is also a trustee of the RNLI (Lifeboats). Prior to founding Tapestry Janet was global head of the Linklaters Incentive Team for 20 years.