Michael Foster

Graham Ramsbottom is stepping down as chief executive of Wheatsheaf Group, the agricultural technology specialist owned by the Duke of Westminster’s Grosvenor Estate.
Ultra-high net worth families are failing to develop governance structures appropriate to the 21stCentury, according to Julius Baer, the Swiss private bank
In an age of uncertainty and conflict, few corporate investment opportunities can better appeal to investors than space surveillance specialist HawkEye 360
A family enterprise led by Norwegian-born shipping billionaire John Fredriksen, aged 77, has not lost its appetite for deals
All too often family offices nurture successful businesses, only to encounter difficulties in finding sufficient capital, and advice, for the later stages of their development
Family offices have been reluctant to invest in ESG funds for years, as reported in Family Capital last July. A new survey by Create Research shows they made the right decision
Gullspång Invest - a family office owned by Sweden’s Brandberg family – is out to deliver a paradigm shift for key sectors, led by food and energy.
According to Mark Carney, former Governor of the Bank of England, speaking at the Cop 26 climate conference in Glasgow, financiers are gagging to invest $130 trillion to reverse climate change
Bregal Investments, the private equity empire backed by the Brenninkmeijer family, has appointed a new chief executive
Crypto exchange FTX Trading has broken fund raising records for its sector by pulling in $1.4 billion in three months, taking its notional value to $25 billion
Souter Investments, the private equity-focused UK family office, has never been interested in backing digital space shots. But tech-driven applications, post-Covid, are quite another matter
By all accounts, the amount of money flooding into venture capital is so great that startups are charging investors to view presentations and listen to pitches. The terms on offer are also demanding