Stonehage Fleming has announced the appointment of John Connolly as chairman of the Board.
The appointment of Connolly to chairman of the Board is effective as of 1 October 2019. He succeeds Charles Erasmus, who has served on the Board of Stonehage, and then as chairman of Stonehage and Stonehage Fleming, for the past two decades.
Connollybrings extensive corporate and professional services experience to Stonehage Fleming, having held several significant chairmanships during a career that includes 45 years at accountancy and business services firm Deloitte, where he was ultimately made senior partner and global chairman.
He currently chairs the FTSE 100 company G4S, and was chairman of Amec Foster Wheeler, also a FTSE 100, before it merged with Wood Group. He is also executive chairman of Cogital Group. Connollywas chairman of Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity until earlier this year and is a council member of the CBI.