Real Estate Balance: An Audience with Lesley Knox


Real Estate Balance: An Audience with Lesley Knox

Tuesday 5th June

6.30pm - 8.30pm

At Grosvenor, 70 Grosvenor Street, London, W1K 3JP

The 'Audience with ...' events are intended to be lively and informative. They shine a spotlight on some distinguished role models, their career paths and how they ‘made it’ in male dominated environments.

The 'Audience with Lesley Knox' will be hosted by Grosvenor and will begin with registration and light refreshments at 6.30pm. Anna Bond, Portfolio Director, London Estate, Grosvenor Britain & Ireland, will then interview Lesley and there will be an opportunity for questions from the audience. Networking drinks will follow and the evening will finish at 8.30pm.

About Lesley Knox
Lesley Knox was appointed to the Grosvenor Group Board in 2010 as Chairman. She is a Trustee of the Grosvenor Estate, a member of Grosvenor Group’s Audit Committee and is currently a director of Legal & General Group Plc and Thomas Cook Group Plc. In 1987 she was a finalist for Business Woman of the Year and has been involved with arts and charitable organisations; she is currently Chairman of the V&A at Dundee.

Lesley studied law at Cambridge; qualified as a solicitor in England with Slaughter and May, and in the US with Shearman & Stirling; and then spent 15 years with Kleinwort Benson (1981-1996), first as a corporate finance director and then as Chief Executive of the institutional asset management business. She moved to the British Linen Bank (1997-1999), latterly as Governor, and then was a founder director of British Linen Advisers (2000-2003).