Chris Kenny

Chief Investment Management Director


Chris is Chief Investment Management Director, a member of the Group Executive Committee and the Financial Services Executive Committee. He is responsible for leading our Investment Management business, including our investment process, client service and engagement with intermediaries. Alongside this, Chris has direct responsibility for the London region.

Having started his career in private client tax, Chris joined the business in 1997 as an investment manager and was promoted to partner by 2005. He joined the management team in 2013 and was part of the Group Executive Team that led the merger of Tilney and Smith & Williamson in 2020.

Chris has developed a successful career as an investment manager, working with private client families and their advisers in the UK and internationally. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment.