The Scott Bader Commonwealth is pleased to announce Andy Bell as its new Chair.
Andy, who previously served as a Guardian Trustee on the Commonwealth Board, has 39 years’ experience in financial markets across equity research, sales and management in both developed and emerging markets. He has always had a particular focus on manufacturing sectors and an interest in the benefits of sustainability. Andy has been a top ranked equity analyst and salesperson and has worked for a number of leading global players such as NatWest Securities, Bank of America and, most recently, Credit Suisse.
He has significant experience in the development and implementation of strategy at both a macro and micro level as well as of change management. He is an inclusive and team-oriented individual who has witnessed first-hand a number of economic cycles with different severity and duration and the structural challenges they pose for leadership teams. Andy has a MA (Hons) in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Mansfield College, Oxford University and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment.
Andy said: “I am delighted to become the Chair of the Scott Bader Commonwealth Board. The Commonwealth, now in its 72nd year, is an integral part of what makes Scott Bader so special and unique. I look forward to working with the talented members of the Commonwealth Board to ensure the long-term sustainable success of the Scott Bader Group.”