HELEN WATSON

ROTHSCHILD WEALTH MANAGEMENT

Category
UHNW Wealth Managers
Company Size
Boutique

Since 2015, Helen Watson has been CEO of Rothschild Wealth Management UK, and it’s been a boom time for the firm. In 2016, under Watson’s stewardship, the UK wealth management business saw a £1.3 billion increase in AuM and a 21 per cent increase in the number of UHNW clients. ‘I encourage the team to be creative,’ she says. ‘We’ve undertaken a variety of company visits outside our sector to look at areas where we can perhaps do things differently and improve by learning from others.’ The turbulent political situation is not something to panic about, for her, but to navigate calmly: ‘I believe London continues to be seen as a centre of excellence for wealth management

Helen Watson