Rachel is Group General Counsel for LV=, a Mutual financial services company and the fourth largest motor insurer in the UK.  Rachel is responsible for the Group’s entire legal function which combined with company secretariat, comprises a team of twelve. Rachel started her career in the City working in corporate finance and then requalified as a solicitor.  Rachel was formerly a partner in private practice of the regional firm, Lester Aldridge, prior to moving in-house in 2007.