Our Blog

Why I became a Mediator

I am delighted to have joined the panel of mediators at IPOS Mediation (formerly In Place of Strife). IPOS is one of the oldest and best-known mediation chambers in the UK, and arranges hundreds of ...

Paola’s blog: Cognitive biases and Coronavirus

Today I'm delighted to publish the first of an occasional series of guest blogs. Here, Paola Lombardi, a behavioural economist, explores what's really going on in our thoughts in a time of crisis. Paola's blog: ...

In The Media

How Tough Times Get Families to Re-Set Wealth Priorities

I wrote this article for WealthBriefing (published on 18 June 2020) because I believe the pandemic will (or should) make successful families look again at their strategy. Forward-thinking families will reflect on what they have ...

A Brave New World – The Return of the Trusted Adviser and the Commoditisation of the Family Office

I am intrigued by the strikingly different views of the next generation, and how families can proactively plan a successful transition of wealth from one generation to another, even where the attitudes of parents and ...