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 Multi-Asset Trust plc and Pantheon International Participations plc. He is a non-executive director of Fidelity Japanese Values plc, Forestry Investment Management Limited and Aggregated Micro-Power Holdings 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 English Heritage Trust and Allchurches Trust.