Prior to joining Strabens Hall in 2010, Eddie was a Senior Adviser at Citibank. He qualified as a lawyer in the City of London before choosing a career in banking and has been an International Banker for over 35 years.
Eddie started his career at Hambros Bank and subsequently held Directorships at Banque Paribas, Henry Ansbacher, and HSBC Private Bank – he was also CEO of Banque Internationale a Luxembourg in London for 14 years.
During his career he has held a wide range of Directorships, Trusteeships and Consultancies in the banking, media, leisure, sports, property, IT, health and hedge fund sectors. He has served on the Board of a number of Public Companies and is currently a Non-Executive Director of Sportfolio Europe Ltd., Williams Grand Prix Holdings Ltd and Ocean Sport Management Ltd.
A keen all-round sportsman, Eddie won the Fastnet Race in 1997. He has a varied selection of outside interests, including the Merchant Taylors’ City Livery Company, of which he was Master in 2011. He is married with three children and divides his time between London and a small farm in Gloucestershire.