Since 2005 Diane has been Chief Operating Officer for the Private Infrastructure Development Group, a US$400m multi-donor programme, providing legal and technical support and advice which has involved the structuring of inter-donor arrangements, the establishment of a trust fund including co-ordinating tax and other advice and negotiating financing and other transaction documents for both the donor group and its investment vehicles, The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund Ltd, GuarantCo Ltd and InfraCo Ltd.
Since qualifying as a solicitor Diane has advised on company and commercial issues, including trusts, funds (including loan guarantee and equity investment funds), SME financing, grant and loan administration, corporate governance and company law.
Admitted as a solicitor (England & Wales) in 2004.
Cardiff University - LLB Degree
PRINCE2 Registered Practitioner