Independent Non-Executive Chairman
Brook qualified as a solicitor in 1972 and retired from Nabarro LLP (formerly Nabarro Nathanson) in April 2017 after 50 years with the firm. He was non-executive chairman of RPS Group plc from 1997 to 2016 and a non-executive director of Signet Group from 1995 until 2008, latterly as Senior Independent Director. He is non-executive chairman of Shard Viewing Gallery Management Limited and David Ian Productions Limited.
Nicola (“Nicky”) Foulston
Chief Executive Officer
Nicky took over the commercial management of the Firm in September 2016, having been a client of the Firm for nearly 30 years. In 1992, Nicky acquired the Brands Hatch Leisure Group, which owned and ran a motor racing circuit. She was involved in its subsequent stock market listing in 1996 and sale in 1999. Since that time, Nicky has been involved with numerous private equity ventures.
Patrick joined the Firm in January 2018 having previously spent ten years in senior financial roles in the legal services sector, most recently as Chief Financial Officer of Kings Court Trust Limited and previously as Finance Director for DAC Beachcroft LLP. Patrick is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Independent Non-Executive Director
Stephen has over 18 years as a director of both publicly listed and private companies. He is Non-Executive Chairman of Actual Experience plc, Datatec Limited and PRS For Music Limited. He is also Non-Executive Director of Informa plc and Restore plc. In his earlier career Stephen was Chief Financial Officer and then Chief Executive Officer of Telewest Communications plc and Vice Chairman of Investment Banking at WestLB Panmure.