Chris Pell has been an Evelyn Partners non-executive director since Tilney's merger with Smith & Williamson in September 2020. Chris is a Principal at Permira who joined in 2010 and focuses on investment opportunities in the Services sector. He has worked on a number of transactions including Saga and The AA (Acromas), Alter Domus, Lowell and Tilney.
Prior to joining Permira, Chris worked for Barclays in the Group COO office and then Corporate Strategy and prior to that, he was with LEK Consulting in London and Shanghai. Chris has a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Oxford University and an MBA from INSEAD, France.