Marianne Bernou has been working in the legal field in Luxembourg for more than 10 years and transitioned from law firm to in house legal counsel position. She holds a LL.M in European law from the university of Dublin and was admitted to the Luxembourg Bar in 2008. She is currently deputy general counsel for at Saxo Payment Banking Circle, a payments services provider newly arrived in Luxembourg and was previously head of legal for Nordea Bank.

Marianne is personally interested in the rise of women in the legal field and believe that women should organise themselves to better support each other. She wishes that LILLA plays a great role in this and inspire women to rise.

Marianne is also a member of the Luxembourg Banking Lawyers Association (ALJB).