Appointment of Non-Executive Director
24th January 2019
Rosenblatt Group plc, the professional legal services company, today announces that Marianne Ismail will join the Board as a Non-Executive Director with immediate effect.
Until recently, Marianne Ismail was Group CEO of Kingswood Holdings Limited (formerly European Wealth Group Limited), an AIM-listed integrated wealth management group. Marianne has worked in financial services for over 30 years in a variety of senior roles with extensive experience in managing all aspects of financial services in the UK, North America, Asia, Middle East and Latin America.
She was formerly the Head of Private Banking for Europe, Middle East and Africa for Standard Chartered, Chief Executive Officer for Citigroup’s European wealth management business and Head of Private Wealth Management EMEA for Morgan Stanley. She is currently Pro-chancellor and chairs the governing body of the University of Greenwich, a non-Executive director of the Qatar Islamic Bank-UK, and Town and Country Housing Group.
Stephen Davidson, Chairman of Rosenblatt, said: “Marianne will bring a wealth of experience to the Board from her work at a range of major global companies, as well as from leading an AIM-listed company. She brings a strong commercial understanding as we look to grow the business, as well as expertise in strategic planning, corporate governance and risk management. We look forward to working with her.”
Disclosures required by Schedule 2(g) of the AIM Rules for Companies
In the past five years, Marianne Laing Ismail, previously Marianne Laing Hay, aged 66, has held the following positions where she was acting in the capacity of a Director:
TOWN AND COUNTRY HOUSING GROUP
QIB (UK) PLC
UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH
MARCHANT MCKECHNIE INDEPENDENT FINANCIAL ADVISERS LIMITED
XCAP NOMINEES LIMITED
EIM NOMINEES LIMITED
KW WEALTH GROUP LIMITED
KW INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LIMITED
KW WEALTH PLANNING LIMITED
KW TRADING SERVICES LIMITED
ACE AFRICA (UK)
SUILVEN EDINBURGH LIMITED
Marianne Ismail does not have any interest in the ordinary shares of the Company.