Promoted to vice-chairman in 2015, the client-facing Tony Cohen is also the global head of Deloitte’s private client and private company business
His expansive role sees him ensuring the firm is ‘globally coherent’, guaranteeing its social impact through charitable initiatives and growing its international footprint with frequent trips to Asia and Eastern Europe.
He points to the US as the birthplace of the modern family office that’s fast becoming a global concept, with Bill Gates and Warren Buffett being the
true role models for a new generation of UHNWs.
‘They started something that lots of other people are copying and now the global community is seeing more and more real [single] family offices being created around the globe,’ he says.