Jayne Burrell

Group General Counsel and Company Secretary

Jayne joined Sinclair in January 2015 having spent 12 years at Iceland Foods, the frozen food retailer where she was Head of Legal from 2005 and Company Secretary of a number of associated businesses before being promoted to Group General Counsel and Company Secretary in April 2011. She is responsible for all legal and company secretarial matters across the Sinclair Group as well as HR. Jayne qualified as a solicitor specialising in intellectual property law at the international law firm Eversheds.

In 2000 she gained a diploma in intellectual property law and practice at the University of Bristol before moving in-house to British Nuclear Fuels and then to Iceland Foods where she was involved in a number of key disposals and acquisitions including the £1.55bn MBO and £950m high yield bond refinancing.