Jemma has 9 years’ experience across M&A and Debt Advisory and is currently a Vice President in the Debt Advisory team at Evercore and Head of the Ratings Advisory practice in Europe.

Jemma Couchman was educated at Bedford High School and the University of Bath where she graduated with a First Class Honours Degree in BSc Business Administration. She achieved a position on the graduate programme at Rothschild and started her career as an M&A banker in the Utilities, Transport and Infrastructure team.

Passionate about others succeeding in her industry, Jemma also co-founded Evercore’s Women’s Forum in Europe in 2015 where she remains the co-Head.