Will Lawton serves as the Global Head of QUO. Will is an experienced financial services leader in wealth management, private banking and fintech, holding several leading positions across London, New York, Zurich and Singapore. Will’s experience includes strategy formulation and its implementation, sales and business development leadership, development and delivery of propositions, marketing function leadership and mobilising fintech wealth business transformation programmes. Will has extensive executive Board committee experience. Will’s focus prior to joining Tradingscreen to Head the QUO wealth proposition has been within the Fintech arena leading Eigencat, which is a digital investment platform based in Singapore. Will has over 30 years of experience in the financial and commodity markets globally, of which 15 years have been spent in Asia. Will's most recent role was as Head of Investment Group for HSBC Private Bank in Singapore managing all discretionary, advisory and product services (including Corporate Finance). Will was with the Royal Bank of Scotland Group for 15 years. From 2005 to 2009 he was the Chief investment Officer for the Private Bank (RBS Coutts) based in Zurich and was a member of the Executive Committee. During Will's tenure as CIO, he also served as a Board Director of numerous RBS asset management funds registered in Cayman Islands. Prior roles at RBS included Head of Financial Markets, Singapore; Treasurer of RBS USA and Global Head of Futures and Options based in London. Will moved back to Singapore in 2009 with Standard Chartered as Group Head of Advisory and Solutions for the consumer bank division. Will started his career in London as a commodities trader.
The latest articles from Will Lawton
The WFH effect: why so many private banks are turning to external asset managers As Covid-19 tightens its stranglehold over global finance, Will Lawton explains the rise behind External Asset Managers (EAMs) and why they are best placed to respond quickly to volatile markets..
The latest events from Will Lawton
Digital Wealth Asia Forum 2019
We were delighted to host our 10th annual event in Singapore for the Digital Wealth Management Community. More than 300 CEOs, COOs, Independent Asset managers and other senior practitioners attended – from a mix of local and international Priva...
We were delighted to host our 10th annual event in Singapore for the Digital Wealth Management Community.
More than 300 CEOs, COOs, Independent Asset managers and other senior practitioners attended – from a mix of local and international Priva...
The latest event content from Will Lawton
Fintech: are IAMs investing the right way? The right systems and tools seem to be inevitable even at the independent end of the wealth management spectrum, given a market landscape where survival depends on staying up-to-date with the many reporting, risk management and disclosure obligations..