Patrick Rarden is a member of our Advisory Board and provides guidance on market trends, best practice, and our ongoing support for the Armed Forces Covenant.   

Fluent in French, German and English, during a 26-year career in banking Patrick has gained extensive experience in the trading and managing of asset classes, with a multi-jurisdictional client base in Germany, France, Switzerland, Ireland and the UK. He has held executive positions at investment banking and financial services firms, including Commerzbank, Société Générale, and State Street. Patrick holds a BA (hons) in law from Worcester College, Oxford and was awarded his Masters from Oxford in 2006.

In 2014, following his years with the police reserves, Her Majesty the Queen honoured Patrick with the MBE for Service to Policing. Patrick’s father was an officer in the United States Army. Patrick himself is a Major in the British Army Reserve Forces, has previously represented the UK Government at international events including the UN Counter-Terrorism Conference in New York in 2016, and is currently serving on a Full Time Reserve Service contract working on defence concepts and doctrines.