Simon Lints

Strategic Advisor


Having graduated in 1986 from Edinburgh University with an Honours Law Degree and Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Simon started his financial career with J.P Morgan / Saudi International Bank in London, New York and the Middle East specialising in corporate finance solutions for High Net Worth, Corporate and Family Office clients. In 1994, Simon moved to Clydesdale Bank PLC (then part of the National Australia Bank group) to build the Specialised Finance Unit before being asked (in 1999) to join the board of one of Scotland’s largest privately owned companies (Strathclyde Pharmaceuticals Limited) as Business Development Director. In 2006, upon the successful growth and sale of the principal parts of that business, Simon joined UBS AG in Scotland to drive forward its Scottish wealth management business. In 2008 Simon moved to Credit Suisse in Singapore to establish and develop their UK/International private banking operation before joining Cazenove Capital Management in June 2016. The firm rebranded to Schroders Wealth Management in September 2017.  In April 2020, Simon was appointed Strategic Advisor to Raffles Family Office where he is responsible for driving the firm’s strategic expansion and business development in Asia. Simon is a GlobalScot and co-founder of the Scottish Business Association of Singapore.

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Publications & Thought Leadership

Real Estate – Optimising the Opportunity for Asian Investors in the Post-Pandemic World A behind closed doors discussion on how the private wealth advisory community in Asia, including family offices, private clients and independent asset managers, is today approaching real estate investments, with a special focus on opportunities in the UK residential rental property market..

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The Vital Future of the Relationship Manager in Asia

The premise for our Digital Dialogue discussion of July 9 is that in more normalised times, the relationship manager (RM) will continue to be central to the delivery of the enhanced capabilities and solutions in the Asian wealth management industry, particularly for the robust HNW and UHNW segmen...

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Independent Wealth

Independent Wealth Management – The Growth, Challenges and Changes Ahead A decade ago, when some of the panellists formed their own independent firms, there was little understanding of the proposition they represented, and considerable resistance from the main protagonists in the industry. Ten or more years later, the IAMs are working more collaboratively with the signif....