Annie Dunster graduated from King’s College London with an Honours degree in French and spent the next two years in the sales administration team of a major French aluminium conglomerate. In 1994, after spending a year travelling solo across the globe, Annie joined the International Bar Association where she rose through the ranks to be appointed IBA Deputy Executive Director, a position she held for 5 years. Her role required providing direction and guidance to many of the senior principal leaders of the Association.
Annie’s principal accountabilities were defining the working programme for the annual conference, strategy development and implementation for the activities for the IBA’s business lawyer members and budget preparation and control. Her work involved liaison at a senior level with key international figures.
In 2007, Annie joined JL ICS where her prime responsibility is for sponsorship, marketing and exhibitions although her experience covers the whole spectrum of event management.