Portfolio Adviser reports on Anthony St John's recent appointment as Chair of Smithson Investment Trust's Audit Committee. He has been serving as a Non-Executive Director of the business since 2018.
Geobear has announced the appointment of Lord (Anthony) St John of Bletso as chairman of the advisory board. Geobear, which was formally known as URETEK, helps infrastructure and general construction asset owners, contractors and design consulting firms with cracks on the structures, reduced bearing capacity of foundation soil, water ingress, wear and tear caused by dynamic loading and many other common challenges.
Now in its sixth year, London FinTech Week once again brought together some of the leading figures in the financial sector to discuss the latest global FinTech trends. As expected, this year’s event provided plenty of food for thought with Lord Anthony St John sharing his prediction that in 20 years’ time, FinTech will account for all financial services.
Speaking at the opening of London Fintech Week, Lord Anthony St John has predicted that fintech will account for all financial services in 20 years’ time. Lord St John believes also that London is the city that will drive this evolution thanks to its current presence of financial and professional services firms and helpful regulatory environment for fintech start-ups.
Lord Anthony, a Board Director and Trustee for the charity, ran with his son Alexander, a Young Professional Ambassador of Christel House, who has also taught at the Christel House School in Cape Town...