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Gay Huey Evans CBE
Gay Huey Evans CBE
Director
 
Ms. Evans is Chairman of the London Metal Exchange since December 2019, and also serves on the boards of Standard Chartered, ConocoPhillips, and HM Treasury. She serves as Senior Advisor to Chatham House, is a Trustee of the Benjamin Franklin House and is a member of The US Council on Foreign Relations, and formerly served as a Trustee of the Beacon Collaborative and Wellbeing of Women. Ms. Evans has worked within the finance and commodity industry for the past 30 years, as both an established market practitioner and regulator, giving her deep expertise across commerce, risk, governance, policy and regulation in capital markets. Awarded an OBE in 2016 for services to the financial service industry and diversity and a CBE in 2021 for services to the economy and philanthropy, Ms. Evans is an expert in ensuring markets build trust through accessibility and transparency and is a passionate advocate for increased diversity in business. Ms. Evans has previously sat on the boards of the Itau BBA, Financial Reporting Council, Aviva and the London Stock Exchange, and held executive roles with Barclays Capital, Citi, the Financial Services Authority and Bankers Trust. Ms. Evans holds a BA in Economics from Bucknell University