Jayne Bowie joined Amey’s Legal and Corporate Services team in October 2012 and was appointed to the role of General Counsel and Company Secretary of the Amey plc board in April 2017.
Jayne qualified as a solicitor in 2003, specialising in project finance. Jayne then worked at Eversheds and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer where she worked on complex infrastructure projects and leveraged finance transactions.
During her early years at Amey, Jayne focussed on the origination of a number of Amey’s waste treatment and highways infrastructure projects. She advised on the leveraging of Amey’s investment portfolio in addition to a number of finance and M&A projects. In her role as General Counsel, Jayne leads the Legal and Corporate Services team, advising the business on all legal and corporate governance matters. Jayne has led the team on complex litigation and key M&A opportunities. She has also facilitated a closer relationship between the commercial, risk and legal functions.
Jayne is passionate about continuous improvement, learning from prior experiences and improving Amey’s risk and contract management. She is also a keen advocate of personal development, always looking for opportunities to enable others to reach their maximum potential.