Sir Laurie Magnus
Sir Laurie Magnus is a senior adviser at Evercore Partners. He has over 35 years of experience in the corporate finance advisory business, initially at Samuel Montagu & Co Limited (subsequently HSBC Investment Bank) and then successively at Phoenix Securities, Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette, Credit Suisse First Boston and Lexicon Partners (latterly as Chairman before it merged with Evercore Partners in 2011).
He is Chairman of JP Morgan Income & Capital Trust plc and a Non-Executive Director of Pantheon International Participations plc, Fidelity Japanese Values plc, The Cayenne Trust plc, Forestry Investment Management Limited and Aggregated Micro-Power plc.
In the not for profit sector, he is Chairman of Historic England (formerly known as English Heritage), Chairman of Windsor Leadership Trust and a Trustee of the Landmark Trust, the English Heritage Trust and Allchurches Trust.