Henrietta is Chairman of European Financial Institutions at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch. She has 25 years of investment banking experience mostly focused on the financial institutions sector. She has worked with a number of UK banks on mergers and acquisitions as well as capital raising during the financial crisis and she advised the Irish government on the capital and funding support provided to the banking sector there. She also has extensive experience of insurance mergers and acquisitions and has advised on a number of insurance company demutualisations and flotations. Henrietta has been a trustee of The Leadership Trust Foundation since November 2012.
John is currently Chief Executive Officer of LOROS Hospice in Leicester. He has worked within the voluntary sector for over 30 years leading organisations through periods of substantial growth both in terms of service delivery and diversifying income generation.
John has a degree in Sports Studies and also an MBA from Strathclyde University which included a focus on leadership facilitated by the Leadership Trust. John has been a Facilitator with the Leadership Trust since 2001 and an Associate Course Director since 2012.
In addition to his career within the voluntary sector, John is a part owner of Clip n Climb Ilkley and has held non-executive roles with the Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association and within pharmacovigilance. In May 2017 he was appointed a trustee of The Leadership Trust Foundation.