Mike Covell is an experienced non-executive Chairman, Director and Adviser to a range of businesses, family offices and private equity firms.
He is currently Chairman of Ascot Lloyd, a UK financial planning business; a Director of The Bank of Butterfield, a commercial bank headquartered in Bermuda and listed on the NYSE; a Director of C Le Masurier Limited, Jersey's largest private European real estate owner; and a Director/Adviser to two large family offices
Mike was previously Chairman of both the Tilney Group, a UK wealth manager, and Hawksford International, an offshore fiduciary business, leading growth, M&A, MBOs and post MBO turnarounds. He was also a Director of the International Property Securities Exchange and Leeds Castle Foundation.
He retired from Goldman Sachs in 2008, where he was a Managing Director in their European Private Wealth Management Division. Prior to Goldman Sachs, Mike was a senior partner at Rawlinson & Hunter, an international accountancy firm.
Mike is a keen sportsman with a particular interest in field sports and triathlons. He enjoys the ballet and contemporary art. He was educated at Harrow School, London and L'Institut Britannique, Paris.