Nick Bensted-Smith

Nick read Economics and Politics before starting a 30 year City career in investment management, which he combined initially with being an elected member of the City of London Corporation.

Nick was a partner of Sarasin & Partners LLP  and Deputy Chairman of the Partnership. He is a Justice of the Peace, sitting in Kent and also a school governor, in both the public and private sectors.

As well as being an elected Common Councilman for the Ward of Cheap, Nick is actively engaged in the fields of education, corporate asset management, the City Police and the courts.

He is a Liveryman and Court Assistant of the Worshipful Company of Loriners, a Freeman of the Goldsmiths and a member of three City Ward Clubs.