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Kelly Sporn

Senior Policy Advisor

London

Kelly Sporn
Kelly Sporn

Senior Policy Advisor

London

Kelly is a Senior Policy Advisor in the International Environment, Climate and Regulatory Law Group, based in London. She specialises in sustainability/ESG policy and regulatory strategy.

Kelly joined Allen & Overy in 2020 from the Regulatory Policy team at Barclays, where she led engagement on a number of dossiers including sustainability, retail and markets regulation. She worked with senior management, multiple business lines and functions to help develop the bank’s response to sustainability and related regulatory proposals.  She represented Barclays on the FCA-PRA Climate Financial Risk Forum Innovation Working Group.

 

Prior to joining Barclays in 2017, Kelly was a managing associate at Linklaters LLP. She specialised in markets regulation, structured products and derivatives, advising banks, corporates, funds, financial markets infrastructure firms and trade associations. She has broad in-house experience, including policy, legal and business roles.

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