Annabelle Bond

Mountaineer

1969 –

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Who is Annabelle Bond?

Annabelle Bond OBE, is a British socialite, international adventurer and activist, who came to prominence after once climbing the summit of Mount Everest on 15 May 2004, making her the fourth British woman to do so.

In 2005 she became the fastest woman and fourth fastest person to ever climb all Seven Summits, when she climbed them in 360 days.Her televised climb of Everest portrayed her as the glamorous blonde who brought her lipstick to the summit of Everest.

She has also held the title of second fastest woman to complete the 103 kilometre MacLehose Trail marathon in Hong Kong.

Despite her mountain climbing feats, she devotes much of her time to charity fundraising and heads the Eve Appeal to raise money for ovarian cancer. She has publicly spoken about her ovarian tumor, in an attempt to get more women to seek treatment, as well as to raise awareness and increase funding.

She is the daughter of British banker Sir John Bond, former Chairman of HSBC and current Chairman of Xstrata.

On June 17, 2006, Annabelle was awarded an OBE For services to Mountaineering and to the Eve Appeal.

Bond has a daughter, Isabella, with Warren Lichtenstein.

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Born
1969
Singapore
Parents
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Employment
  • Titles in academia, FPDSavills
    (1999 - 2000)
Lived in
  • Hong Kong
  • Jakarta
  • Singapore
  • New York
  • England
  • Aspen
  • Idaho

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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