Elisabeth Ottawa

Deputy Head of Public Policy, Schroders

Elisabeth joined Schroders as Deputy Head of Public Policy in March 2018 focusing on EU developments and broader engagement on international level.

She started her professional career at the Austrian Ministry of Finance, holding various positions including Senior Expert for AML/CFT and Head of Delegation to the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). Between 2011 and 2014, Elisabeth worked as Financial Services Attaché at the Permanent Representation of Austria to the EU, and then joined Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) as Head of the EU Liaison Office. Elisabeth holds a law degree from Vienna University.