Anne E. Robinson is Managing Director, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary of Vanguard and serves as Secretary of the Vanguard Funds. Anne leads Vanguard’s Legal, Compliance, Investment Stewardship, and Government Relations departments. Anne also serves as a Sponsor of Vanguard’s women’s employee resource group, Women’s Initiative for Leadership Success.
Anne joined Vanguard in August of 2016, bringing over 20 years of legal experience in the financial services industry, where she has counseled senior executives on a wide range of legal, regulatory, and business issues.
Prior to joining Vanguard, Anne was a Managing Director and General Counsel in the Citigroup Global Legal Department. Before joining Citi, she was a Managing Counsel at American Express and during her more than 10 years there served in a wide range of senior legal positions. Prior to joining American Express, Anne was division counsel to Deloitte Consulting’s Venture Capital Firm and its Global Outsourcing organization. Anne started her legal career in private practice with the law fi rm of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley and McCloy.
Anne received her Bachelor of Science from Hampton University and her Juris Doctor from Columbia University School of Law.