Kleinwort Hambros appoints new Head of Key Client Segment team


Kleinwort Hambros has today announced the appointment of Neil Lewis as the Head of Key Client Segment (KCS), reporting into Rob Woodthorpe Browne, Head of Key Client & International Private Banking.

Neil Lewis pictureNeil is a senior key client private banker with over 35 years of onshore and offshore private banking experience with Coutts and Barclays. Prior to joining Kleinwort Hambros, he led the Barclays Private Bank key client coverage team across the South of England and Wales, focussing on ultra-high net worth clients with investible assets of £20m or more.

Having built a reputation of supporting his clients’ business goals and interests, his efforts have earned him a shortlist for the “Private Banker of the Year Award” in the 2022 Magic Circle Awards. Originally from Jersey, Neil now lives with his family on the South Coast.

Derek Hammond, Commercial Director, Kleinwort Hambros, commented: “I want to extend a warm welcome to Neil Lewis who joins us as our new Head of KCS, which is a significant part of the Kleinwort Hambros offering. We are excited to onboard his considerable knowledge and experience and to continue delivering excellent client outcomes, while expanding recruitment for our regional teams across the UK.

“We look forward to working closely together to cement sustainable legacies for clients and further reinforce our ambition to be the leading responsible bank for client service and expertise.”