Prior to her appointment at ICGN, Kerrie Waring was Corporate Governance Manager at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales where she had led the Institute's US-UK corporate governance initiative. Prior to that in her role as International Professional Development Manager at the Institute of Directors she led the development of several initiatives including the Global Director Development Circle linking board training institutions in the US, UK, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and South Africa. Kerrie is co-author and editor of the 'Handbook on International Corporate Governance' (Kogan Page, 2004) and co-author of the World Bank-OECD's Global Corporate Governance Forum's Global Director Training Toolkit. The latter publication was the result of winning a World Bank tender for proposals to increase capacity building in emerging markets around director training.
Kerrie was named Rising Star of Corporate Governance by The Millstein School of Corporate Governance and Performance at the Yale School of Management (2008). She has a BA honours Degree in International Business and Japanese, and is a Chartered Company Secretary.