Managing Director, Group Risk

Chantal joined Athora in April 2023 as Managing Director, Group Risk and is responsible for day-to-day decisioning of people, processes and systems across the Group Risk function.

Chantal has more than two decades of insurance and investment management experience as an equity analyst and, more recently, through management roles at M&G plc and Prudential plc. As Head of Equity Research at M&G Investments, Chantal led cross asset investment meetings and was a member of  the Fair Value committee which challenged the valuations of private assets. Chantal was Director of Investor Relations at Prudential plc and Director of Strategy & Corporate Development at M&G plc, playing a key role in M&G plc’s successful demerger and listing on the London Stock Exchange. 

Chantal is a Non-Executive Director at the Investor Forum, where she also chairs the Operating Oversight Committee overseeing Risk, Audit and Legal matters.

Chantal has a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford.

Chantal Waight, Managing Director of Group Risk at Athora