Michael joined Coutts & Co as Chief Executive in 2009.
Before joining Coutts, he was Head of International Private Banking at Barclays Wealth and CEO of Barclays Switzerland. Michael also spent eight years with Merrill Lynch, becoming Managing Director and Director of Private Wealth Services for Europe and the Middle East.
Michael is a World Fellow of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and a Director of Forces in Mind Trust, a charity dedicated to helping Service personnel make a successful transition to civilian life. He is a Board Director of Walpole British Luxury and in 2014 became a founding member of the China Advisory Council of the Judge Business School, University of Cambridge.
Michael is married to a Spaniard, has two sons and studied Modern and Medieval Languages at Christ's College, Cambridge.