In addition to her role as Non-executive Director of Saxton Bampfylde, Larissa is a Non-executive Director of international law firm Charles Russell Speechlys, Chair of the Employee Ownership Trust of architecture practice Hawkins\Brown, Chair of The Foundling Museum, Chair of Social Business Trust and Non-executive Director of Helpforce.

Her previous roles include Vice Chair of WPP’s Ogilvy Group UK, European COO Weber Shandwick, Partner of emerging markets private equity firm, Actis LLP, Founding Trustee of V Inspired, Non-executive Director of London & Quadrant and Chair of the House of Illustration.

In 2020, Larissa received an OBE for services to the Charitable, Voluntary and Social Enterprise Sectors.

Larissa read Law at Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, completed her solicitor’s finals at the College of Law, London and studied at London Business School, where she completed her MBA. She has three children. She has played clarinet in the Lawyers Music Symphony Orchestra for over 20 years.

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