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Mike Wilson, CBE


Mike Wilson is Joint Founder and Life President of St. James’s Place plc and Chairman of the St. James’s Place Foundation.  He has worked in the financial services industry over many years and was a director of Allied Dunbar and BAT Industries before jointly founding J. Rothschild Assurance (now St. James’s Place) in 1991 with Sir Mark Weinberg. Following 13 years as Chief Executive of St. James’s Place he was appointed Chairman, a role he held until the end of 2011. Mike was appointed a non-executive director of RIT Capital Partners in October 2013.  He was a non-executive Director of Vendôme Luxury Group plc, Chairman of the Mental Health Association for many years and he is currently a Trustee of the charity MQ: Transforming Mental Health.

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