Christine started her career at Standard Bank Group, where she held various roles across Operations, Sales & Trading, and Debt Capital Markets Investment Banking. Her role in Debt Capital Markets included helping to raise approximately $4billion in bonds from the international public markets for national governments, state owned enterprises, and corporations. Christine has also worked at MVision Private Equity Advisers, where she has raised equity funds for private equity groups and provided investor relations and marketing strategy support. Christine holds a MSc Social Policy Degree from the London School of Economics, a MSc International Relations from the Universiteit van Amsterdam, and a BA Anthropology from McGill University. In her spare time, Christine volunteers as a mentor for primary school aged children with challenging behaviour.