Bernard Howard began his career in the City and has since started and grown a number of successful businesses.
In 2000 he created and self-funded TotallyLegal which went on to become the UK’s leading legal recruitment website. TotallyFinancial launched subsequently as did two further sites in Australia. The company was sold to Trinity Mirror in 2007.
In 2012 Bernard co-founded boutique recruitment consultancy, Portman Scott, specialising in sales and marketing professionals. An investor in Veeve, which offers guests a unique living experience in good quality accommodation throughout London, Bernard also served for some years as a Non-Executive Director.
He has been a guest lecturer at London Business School and Cranfield School of Management and is currently a Trustee of the Anne Frank Trust UK.
Educated at Oxford University, where he gained an MA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics, Bernard also gained an MA in International Policy Studies from Stanford University.