Director of European Public Affairs, Capital Group
Ida Levine is Senior Vice President and Director of European Public Affairs for Capital Group. She is part of CG’s Global Public Policy effort, reporting into its Los Angeles office. In her role, Ida engages with European policymakers on regulatory and other policy issues impacting CG, in coordination with CG’s US Government Relations function.
Ida also serves on the Board of Capital International Limited (CIL), Capital Group’s UK asset manager, and chairs its Audit Committee as a NED.
Before Capital, Ida was European Counsel for JP Morgan Investment Management covering Legal and Compliance, and a Partner at international law firm Jones Day (London and New York) specializing in M&A and Securities Law. She was previously Senior Counsel and Compliance Officer for CG in Europe.
Ida helped organize and sits on the Board of Directors of the Investor Forum – set up by the UK investment industry to facilitate stewardship and a dialogue between UK corporates and their shareholders on corporate governance and other matters. She is Chair of its Operations Oversight Committee (covering Audit/Risk/Regulation). She is also a Trustee and on the Finance Committee of the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD), and chairs RAD’s Development Panel. Ida is Co-Chair of the International Securities Regulation Committee and Chair of the Responsible Investment Study Group of the International Law Association (ILA), and has authored articles for ILA reports on international securities and financial services law and governance matters.
Ida is passionate about the Arts, and is on the Executive Committee of the Benjamin West Patrons of the Royal Academy of Art and a Patron of the Royal Ballet, English National Ballet and the Whitechapel Gallery.