Emma Burdett



+44 (0)20 7379 5151


Worked at Maitland/AMO for 10 years and sits on the Board of the Investor Relations Society and is also Chair of the Policy Committee

Emma is one of the partners at Maitland/AMO and heads the investor relations and governance practice and has worked on a wide variety of key client projects in this developing area, from unlisted to FTSE 100 companies. Emma joined Maitland/AMO after 14 years as an equity investment analyst in the City. Her last senior role was at ABN Amro, where she was Global Sector Director for the general retail sector.

With an extensive network of investor and sell side analyst contacts, Emma has also developed close working relationships with many of the independent broking houses as well as the traditional integrated banks. Emma’s IR role at Maitland/AMO has included work on Halfords, Moneysupermarket, Nasdaq OMX, Cable & Wireless Communications, Tesco, Premier Foods and Xchanging.

Emma sits on the Board of the Investor Relations Society. She is also Chair of the IRS Policy Committee, a significant influence in the UK regulatory and corporate governance environment, interacting regularly with regulators and key industry bodies. The IRS is Europe’s leading professional body for IR practitioners and is responsible for assisting the 400-plus corporate members achieve excellence in investor relations, whilst representing their views to government, finance and industry.