News - 03.04.2023

Luxembourg for Finance appoints new Deputy CEO

  • The Financial Centre

Luxembourg for Finance, the Agency for the Development of the Financial Centre, has appointed Simon Gorbutt to the role of Deputy CEO, effective as of 1 August.

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With more than 16 years of experience in the Luxembourg financial sector, Simon will bring a wealth of expertise across the spectrum of LFF’s activities, helping represent it on national and international level.

Simon joins Luxembourg for Finance from Lombard International Assurance S.A. where he currently serves as the Director and Head of Wealth Planning, leading a team of specialists working across borders at the intersection of private banking, asset management, succession planning and insurance. Prior to this he held the position of company’s Legal and Tax Counsel for the UK, Northern Europe, Asia and International before becoming Head of the Executive Office.

Simon has served as Chair of STEP Benelux and teaches on the Masters in Wealth Management at the University of Luxembourg. Simon is a lawyer, qualified in England and Wales, and Ireland. He is a dual national holding Luxembourgish and British citizenships.