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Advisory board

Advisory board

The advisory board provides strategic direction for the project.
Andrew Croft
Andrew Croft
Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Croft
Chief Executive Officer
I am white British and have worked with St James’s Place Wealth Management since 1993, was Chief Financial Officer between 2004 - 2017, and became...
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Chris Cummings
Chris Cummings
CEO
Chris Cummings
CEO
I am a white Yorkshireman – born and bred! I attended a “bog standard” comprehensive school and then went to Newcastle University to read Philosophy &...
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Clay Lambiotte
Clay Lambiotte
Head of Investment at LCP
Clay Lambiotte
Head of Investment at LCP
I am white American, growing up in a small town in Virginia. I attended various local schools before studying maths and finance at university in...
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Cuan Coulter
Cuan Coulter
Executive Vice President and Head of EMEA
Cuan Coulter
Executive Vice President and Head of EMEA
Cuan Coulter is executive vice president and head of EMEA at State Street Global Advisors (SSGA). In this role, he is responsible for coordinating...
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Dawid Konotey-Ahulu
Dawid Konotey-Ahulu
Co-Founder
Dawid Konotey-Ahulu
Co-Founder
I grew up in Accra, Ghana, the son of a black Ghanaian doctor and a white English nurse. Until I was 16, (1979) I was, to all intents and purposes...
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Doug Sharp
Doug Sharp
Chief Executive Officer
Doug Sharp
Chief Executive Officer
I am a white Canadian who has lived in the Middle East, US and since 2012, the UK where I relocated with my wife and two children. My wife is from the...
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Euan Munro
Euan Munro
CEO
Euan Munro
CEO
I am a white Scotsman who grew up in Fife during the period of mine closures and unemployment. I studied Physics and Electronic Engineering at...
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Gabrielle J. Gourgey
Gabrielle J. Gourgey
CEO of MFS International (U.K.) Limited & Institutional Portfolio Manager
Gabrielle J. Gourgey
CEO of MFS International (U.K.) Limited & Institutional Portfolio Manager
I am British of Iraqi origin. I was born and educated in London, then attended Bristol University and London Business School. I joined MFS in 2006 in...
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Gill Tait
Gill Tait
Partner
Gill Tait
Partner
I am white British and grew up in Edinburgh. I studied biology at Edinburgh University before starting my HR career in the fish and oil industries of...
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Helena Morrissey
Helena Morrissey DBE
Chair
Helena Morrissey DBE
Chair
I am white British, went to a co-ed comprehensive school, then to Cambridge where I read Philosophy, joined Schroders straight from University on...
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Jane Goodland
Jane Goodland
Responsible Business Director
Jane Goodland
Responsible Business Director
A child of the 1970’s I was raised in Sussex and attended the local co-ed comprehensive school. After some globe-trotting, university beckoned where I...
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Jo Holden
Jo Holden
Chief Investment Officer, UK Wealth
Jo Holden
Chief Investment Officer, UK Wealth
I am white British, and went to a comprehensive school in Lancashire before studying maths at UMIST. I joined Mercer in 2002 and became CIO in 2018.
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Joe Linhares
Joe Linhares
Managing Director
Joe Linhares
Managing Director
I was born in San Francisco, California USA and I am of Irish, German and Portuguese descent. I grew up in Berkeley, California home of the free...
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John Dodd
John Dodd
Founding Partner and Executive Chairman
John Dodd
Founding Partner and Executive Chairman
I co-founded Artemis in 1997 along with three colleagues and am now the Executive Chairman. Artemis has offices in both Edinburgh and London...
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Jon Terry
Jon Terry
Global Financial Services People & Global FS HR Consulting Leader
Jon Terry
Global Financial Services People & Global FS HR Consulting Leader
I am white British, brought up in multicultural London, went to a grammar school before going on to the University of Nottingham to study Chemistry...
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Luba Nikulina
Luba Nikulina
Global Head of Research
Luba Nikulina
Global Head of Research
I grew up in Russia and lived in Moscow, New York and now London. I consider myself a citizen of the world. I have been an investor for more than 25...
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Ole Rollag
Ole Rollag
Managing Principal
Ole Rollag
Managing Principal
I am a white American with a Norwegian name and a French passport. To make matters more complicated, I am from New Mexico, U.S.A., where the majority...
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Oliver Morley
Oliver Morley
Oliver Morley
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Paul Feeney
Paul Feeney
CEO
Paul Feeney
CEO
I am white British. I grew up in inner city Manchester and also spent some of my schooldays in India at the International school in Delhi. I went to...
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Penelope Biggs
Penelope Biggs
Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer
Penelope Biggs
Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer
Penelope is Chief Strategy Officer for Corporate & Institutional Services, the business unit dedicated to managing, administering and servicing...
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Peter Harrison
Peter Harrison
CEO
Peter Harrison
CEO
I joined Schroders in 2013 and I am the Group Chief Executive, based in London. I currently Chair the Investment Association, and sit on The Takeover...
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Philip Perelmuter
Philip Perelmuter
Head of Wellington Management International Ltd.
Philip Perelmuter
Head of Wellington Management International Ltd.
I am Cuban-American and grew up in Miami, where my first language was Spanish. I attended the largest mixed comprehensive school in Florida, before...
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Richard Charnock
Richard Charnock
CEO Aberdeen Standard Capital
Richard Charnock
CEO Aberdeen Standard Capital
I am a white male (neither pale nor stale) very keen to contribute to the whole D and I agenda. I was born in Lancashire but grew up in West Wales...
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Sarah Melvin
Sarah Melvin
Managing Director
Sarah Melvin
Managing Director
Sarah Melvin, Managing Director, is Head of BlackRock's UK Business. In this role, Ms. Melvin is responsible for leading the UK business including...
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Sean Hagerty
Sean Hagerty
Managing Director for Vanguard Europe
Sean Hagerty
Managing Director for Vanguard Europe
I was born and raised in an industrial town in Western Pennsylvania, USA, where I attended Catholic schools. My family is of Irish and English decent...
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Stephen Whitehead
Stephen Whitehead
Chief Communications Officer
Stephen Whitehead
Chief Communications Officer
I was raised in Yorkshire, I’m half Canadian, and I’ve also spent time living and working in Australia. Home for me just now is London, where I live...
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Steve Butler
Steve Butler
CEO
Steve Butler
CEO
I grew up in the New Forest in a happy middle-class family in the 1970s, I spent my teenage years enjoying rock climbing and mountaineering and after...
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Stuart White
Stuart White
Global Head of Strategy and UK & International Chief Executive Officer
Stuart White
Global Head of Strategy and UK & International Chief Executive Officer
Stuart is the Global Head of Strategy for HSBC Global Asset Management, the c. USD500 billion asset manager of the HSBC Group, responsible for its...
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Teresa Parker
Teresa Parker
PRESIDENT EMEA
Teresa Parker
PRESIDENT EMEA
I am a white American who grew up in the Midwest. My mother was a nurse and my father ran his own business and my first job was working for him. loved...
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Tim Giles
Tim Giles
Head of Investment for UK & Ireland
Tim Giles
Head of Investment for UK & Ireland
I am white British male with an elder sister and younger brother. I’ve now been married for almost 20 years with two daughters and a son in senior...
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Timothy Stumpff
Timothy Stumpff
CEO
Timothy Stumpff
CEO
I am a white American who grew up in a small town in the rural Midwest. After university in ‘the big city’ (Kansas City) and working for a few years...
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