Strabens Hall, the award-winning Chartered Financial Planning and Investment Consulting firm with offices in London and Nice, is very pleased to announce that, subject to regulatory approval, Lea Blinoff has been appointed to the Board as Non-Executive Chair.
Lea is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst with over 30 years’ experience in financial services. She has held senior leadership positions in capital markets, equity derivatives and private banking/wealth management, including as Head of Discretionary & Advisory solutions at JP Morgan Private Bank, HSBC Private Bank & Credit Suisse UK. Additionally, she is a founding member of The Prince’s Trust Women’s Leadership Group, served as Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Jamie Oliver Foundation and Chair of the Development Board for Beanstalk Charity.
She said: “Strabens Hall is an impressive, principled business that genuinely puts the client at the centre of all they do. The ambition of the management team sets them on a growth journey without compromising the strong core values of the business. I am delighted to have joined the Board to work with Adam and the executive team as Strabens Hall seeks to deliver long-term sustainable growth to the benefit of its clients.”
Strabens Hall CEO, Adam Benskin, said: “I am delighted to welcome Lea to our management team at an exciting time for Strabens Hall. Following strong growth over the past 18 months, we have ambitious plans to expand our business over the next five years. Lea’s wide-ranging financial services experience in senior management positions makes her ideally placed to oversee the implementation of our strategy, and we are privileged to have her as our Chair.