Elaine McPartlan is the General Manager of ECGI, having joined in November 2015 when the ECGI physical office in Brussels was established. Prior to this she worked as a Portfolio Manager in Bank of Ireland Private Banking before moving to Brussels in 2013 to work with Tourism Ireland. She currently has global responsibility for the operations and activities of the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI), including partner relations and communications. Her other interests include travelling, exercising, reading and learning. She has a BA (History & French), a Masters (Tourism Management), several Post Graduate qualifications (Sustainable Energy Finance and; International Business Development) and banking qualifications.