Peter was a partner in KPMG from 1986 until 2002 where he held a number of senior roles, including Head of London office and UK Head of Financial Services; he served on the UK board for three years. Since then, and before joining the Grosvenor Estate, he acted as Interim Finance Director at the Export Credit Guarantee Department and also at Benfield Group, the reinsurance broker. He also served as a board member of Peabody for seven years.
Laura was previously Head of Operations for Sand Aire Ltd, a multi-family office and was responsible for the operation of their ACD. At this time, she was Yealand’s first client, was the initial point of contact as well as involved in the set-up of the business and was heavily involved in setting the initial high bar when it came to the service level requirements of a private client. Prior to that, she was Head of Client Services at Berry Asset Management, a boutique investment management company where she worked for 12 years and looked after UHNW clients and families primarily in the UK.