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William Reid

Head of Charities

Role at Quilter Cheviot

I am the Head of Charities and I have been managing charitable, company and high net worth portfolios since 2003.

Prior to his City career, William spent a decade working in the Royal Navy, including seven years in the Submarine Service.  His city career began in 2002 at Laing & Cruickshank and UBS, before joining Cheviot, as a partner, in 2006.  The Company merged with Quilter in 2013, at which time he was promoted to Head the Charities department.  William sits on the Investment Oversight Committee and Charity Asset Allocation Sub-Committee.

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I hold a BA in Economics and am a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment (CISI).

Amongst his charitable commitments, William is a Governor of the Royal Star & Garter and Vice-Chairman of the Seafarers' Charity. He has previously acted as the independent advisor to the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity (RNRMC) and has also been a School Governor. In addition, he is a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts. At home, when not walking dogs or chauffeuring horses, hobbies include wakeboarding, barefoot water skiing and travel.

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