Tony is currently Chairman of Lyn Enterprises Ltd. He has more than 40 years’ experience in the global financial services industry, and has transacted business in 20+ countries during his long and distinguished career.
In the past he has held Directorships in Hoare Govett Stockbrokers (London); Managing Directorships in British and French Bank (responsible for building a private banking presence in London ); Banque Nationale De Paris in Paris(responsible for managing Unit Trust Funds invested in Japan and South East Asia); Managing Director of European Corporate Finance at Bankers Trust; Member of the Board of Directors of Bankers Trust International; and more notably in Goldman Sachs, Hong Kong, where he was Managing Director. He was also Head of Investment Banking in Japan, and was responsible for the firm’s relations with FTSE 100 companies at Goldman Sachs in the U.K.
Tony has served as Chairman, CEO and/or Director of a large number of public and private companies in Europe and elsewhere, including a publicly listed Closed End Investment Fund and as Chairman of Lyn Enterprises Ltd. Based in Istanbul, Turkey. Tony’s experience covers capital markets financing, equity fund raising, cross- border mergers and acquisitions, and real estate and fund management.
Tony has advised a number of major U.K. companies, including Sears, Hammerson, Rank Org., Kingfisher, and WPP on real estate related matters. Over the past ten years, he has provided strategic financial advisory and investment services to emerging companies across a broad range of industries and in multiple markets.
Tony has an extensive senior executive level network in government, financial institutions and corporates around the world. He has lived and worked in London, Paris, Hong Kong, Tokyo, New York, Tampa and Los Angeles.