Polly Carr joined E Oppenheimer & Son in January 2005 and is a director of numerous companies owned by the Oppenheimer family.

She previously served an eight-year career as Finance Director of Brait Private Equity, a leading private equity firm in South Africa and as a Partner in the Financial Institutions Team at Deloitte & Touche.

Polly received a Bachelor of Arts (History) from the University of Exeter and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in London in 1993, while working for Deloitte.