Kingswood has appointed Rob Suss, currently co-chief executive officer of UK Agricultural Finance and co-founder of Global Tower Solutions, is joining the Board as a non-executive director with immediate effect.
Suss will advise Kingswood on their global wealth management strategy, working with senior management to structure and deliver a best in class client proposition.
He retired from his position as a managing director of Goldman Sachs where he spent 18 years building and turning around a number of businesses in their Investment Management Division. His last role was as head of Private Wealth Management in London from 2012 to 2015.
Prior to this, Suss was the head of UK and Ireland Private Wealth Management from 2008 to 2012 when his unit received the prestigious Euromoney peer voted award for Ultra High Net Worth Services for three consecutive years (2009 to 2011). From 2006 to 2008, Suss served as the head of Wealth Management Solutions.
Suss is the co-founder of Global Tower Solutions, a company focused on delivering renewable solutions globally. He currently co-heads UK Agricultural Finance; a specialist lender serving the agricultural community and chairs the Advisory Board for EG Capital as an emerging market debt manager. He also serves as a director for TPG Pace Holdings and B. Riley Principal Merger Corp.