Deborah studied mathematics at Trinity College, Cambridge University. Upon graduation she joined an investment bank and the high-pressured world of derivatives trading. She currently heads a group responsible for the management of the bank's dollar options trading portfolio, generating tens of millions of profit each year. Outside of her professional work, Deborah is the co-founder of "Human Aid to Poverty", a charity organization dedicated to help fund research on poverty and aid, with a particular focus on the modernizing of aid delivery. Deborah is a keen photographer and a published author. She enjoys theatre and is passionate about wine. She also supports Arsenal, a London football club that breaks her heart regularly.