Hogan Lovells' Rachel Kent recognised in Financial News Top 100 Influential Women in European Finance 2023
London, 17 October 2023 – Rachel Kent, Financial Services Regulation partner and chair of the International Regulatory Strategy Group’s UK regulation group, has been featured in the Financial News Top 100 Influential Women in European Finance list for 2023.
Financial News’ annual list recognises the very best and brightest women in European finance with the ability to navigate everything from inflation and rising interest rates to revolutions in technology and geopolitics.
From 2017 to 2020 Rachel has been recognised as one of the ‘100 Most Influential Women in Finance’ and ‘20 most influential lawyers in Europe 2021’ by Financial News.
Rachel has been recognised for her recent appointment by HM Treasury to Chair the Investment Research Review (IRR) to promote better equity research aimed at promoting London as a boost to capital markets and a more favourable listing location. Rachel's significant contribution to the Kalifa report, which outlined the future of the UK’s FinTech industry was also highlighted.
Rachel commented; “It's a huge honor and privilege to be recognized for this work and to be recognised among the most influential women in finance in Europe. As ever, a big thank you to the Hogan Lovells team, City of London and TCUK for their continued support and excellence”.
Earlier this year, Rachel was also named Most Innovative Practitioner in The Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Europe 2023 for her role in shaping debate and influencing government and policy makers on the UK's post-Brexit financial services industry.
Click here for the full list of the Financial News Top 100 influential women in European Finance 2023.