SG Kleinwort Hambros (SGKH) has right this moment introduced the creation of a brand new, devoted Entrepreneurs Group, served by a staff of senior bankers led by Rob Woodthorpe Browne.
This service led and customised proposition is primarily focused at established personal enterprise house owners, in addition to these contemplating exit or transition. The Entrepreneurs Group will even work intently with mid-cycle growth founders, sometimes those that have reached a number of rounds of financing. Feminine founders, multi-generational households and the tech sector are early areas of focus and providers embody banking, liquidity, succession methods and capital administration.
“We’ve been serving and advising entrepreneurs for over 2 hundred years, and right this moment they make up 35% of our consumer base,” mentioned Derek Hammond, Head of Personal Banking, Business Director, SG Kleinwort Hambros. “Harnessing SGKH’s entrepreneurial heritage, this initiative is about consolidating the very best practices, assets and experience to help entrepreneurs’ wealth journey. As their business trip expands, so too do their wants and choices; we’re right here to simplify their monetary challenges and supply them with the best ranges of personalised service within the area.”
“SG Kleinwort Hambros understands that established entrepreneurs who’re excessive progress, time poor, probably exiting or managing succession plans, want recommendation from a relationship pushed and trusted associate,” mentioned Rob Woodthorpe Browne, Head of the Entrepreneurs Group, SG Kleinwort Hambros. “Service has grow to be a dramatic level of differentiation and primarily based on our connections, deep-rooted expertise and robust entrepreneurs’ community consider we’re ideally positioned to grow to be one of many preeminent banks for this section of entrepreneurs.”
Along with offering a excessive degree of bespoke service, experience and instruments comparable to market insights and consumer podcasts, entrepreneurs might be able to entry way of life options together with property, wine funding and winery banking, artwork, and keenness investing through Societe Generale, just like the lately launched French Nexus providing.
Alongside Rob, the Entrepreneurs Group will encompass a staff of senior personal bankers assembled throughout SGKH, together with Daniel Dupre, Manuel Fauste, Jeremy Hill, Paul Newman, Russell Parmenter, Gareth Welshman, Ben Whitworth, and Hydi Yip.