Chairman, PMB Capital Limited
Richard Briance is Chairman of PMB Capital Limited, a newly formed merchant banking business. Previously, he was Chief Executive of Edmond de Rothschild Ltd (2010-2015). Mr Briance had a long career in banking as Managing Director of Credit Suisse First Boston Ltd until 1991, Vice-Chairman at UBS Ltd (1991-1997), and Chief Executive of West Merchant Bank Ltd (1997-1999). Mr Briance served as Chief Executive of Hawkpoint Partners (1999-2003) and then its Deputy Chairman (2004-2010). He was a Non-Executive Director at Oxford Analytica from 1999-2010. His charitable activities include being a trustee of London Children’s Ballet (Richard’s wife, Lucille is the founder and artistic Director) and more recently, he was appointed as a trustee of Floreat Education. Previously, he was a trustee of Policy Exchange.