JONATHAN HORWICH

PHILLIPS

Unsure if he’s the ‘old new boy or the new old boy’ at Phillip’s, the auction house’s new 20th-Century and Contemporary Art chief specialist Horwich says he has ‘slotted straight into the role’. ‘There’s a lot of very positive energy… Read More

Vanessa Curry

Fine Art Source

‘I never wanted to work in a gallery day-to-day because what I really wanted was that one-to-one time with collectors, working in their homes,’ Curry says. Her favourite moment is when the art piece she had helped her clients source,… Read More

Dr Anuj Chaturvedi

HealthClic

‘We’re a one-stop-shop for the very best private healthcare in London,’ HealthClic founder and medical director, Dr Chaturvedi, describes the luxury concierge healthcare brand he started with his daughter, Priyanka Chaturvedi, in 2015 – which he describes as a personal… Read More

IMPERIAL BLUE FINANCE

The niche finance house on Brook Street was founded by Tom Harries and his brother James, utilising decades of financial experience within the family. Imperial Blue lends sums from £10,000 to over £100 million, having financed projects in excess of… Read More

Ronak Ruparell & Vivek Jeswani

BridgeInvest

Trust is a vital metric between any investor and investee – but it certainly calms the nerves when there’s an alignment of interests. Bridge Invest proudly counts itself as one where such synergy happens naturally: ‘We wouldn’t offer our clients… Read More

BILL SHIPTON

Bold & Reeves

Started four years ago by Bill Shipton after he tired of finding an exacting and professional property management firm to look after seven London properties owned by a Saudi family office, Bold and Reeves was born with the mantra that… Read More

CHRIS MATTHEWS

RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT

Matthews might have stumbled upon the wealth management industry ‘completely by accident’, but he describes the diversion from his initial interest in the hospitality business as a happy coincidence. His preconception of the private banking world as a ‘number-crunching’ landscape… Read More

IAN RYAN

HOWARD KENNEDY

A respected trials and investigations lawyer with over two decades’ experience, the head of criminal law at Howard Kennedy founded the department from scratch in 2008 as its first and then only lawyer. Today he runs a legal powerhouse of… Read More

STEPHEN PARKINSON

KINGSLEY NAPLEY

A former high-ranking civil servant and senior prosecutor, Parkinson has been looking after politicians and high-profile individuals in spiky situations for most of his career, from Margaret Thatcher, John Major and Michael Heseltine to Rebecca Brooks, Tony Blair and former… Read More

HUSSEIN KANJI

Hoxton Ventures

‘Necessity,’ says Kanji, Hoxton Ventures’ co-founder and partner, when asked about how the idea of the company came about. ‘After leaving Accel Partners, no venture fund would hire me — accept from California funds who insisted I move back —… Read More