Charlie Clifton is a Senior Managing Director with Teneo’s People Advisory business segment in London, having joined the firm as part of its acquisition of Ridgeway.
Charlie focuses on the financial services sector, partnering with retail and commercial banks, private banks and wealth management firms, and financial technology companies. In addition to advising on board and executive appointments, Charlie leads the firm’s Risk and Compliance practice, managing chief risk officer, chair of risk and other second line leadership appointments.
Charlie thrives when partnering with clients to provide a high touch, personalised service. His approach is one of thorough research coupled with building strong and lasting relationships. Charlie holds a BA in Politics from Newcastle University and an MBA from The Open University. He is a mentor on the Women in Banking and Finance (WIBF) programme. Outside of work, Charlie is a mentor to young people at The Prince’s Trust.