The Lord Mayor of the City of London
William Russell is the 692nd Lord Mayor of the City of London. He has over 30 years’ experience in the financial and business City including holding senior positions in the national and international banking sector. In 1987 he went to work for First Boston Corporation before joining Merrill Lynch in 1992 as an investment banker in Institutional Equity Sales, working in Asia, New York and London.
William is currently Chair of CDAM, a London based Asset Management business, and Senior Advisor to STJ Advisors. He was also on the Board of Innovate Finance, the industry body for the UK based FinTech community. Educated at Eton College and Durham University, he is married to Hilary and has four children.
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The Lord Lieutenant of Surrey
Michael More-Molyneux - Recently retired Managing Partner of Loseley Park Farms. Vice President of Shooting Star Chase; Surrey SSAFA Forces Help, Loseley & Guildford Charitable Trust. Board member HHA; Chairman of Guildford Cathedral Appeal and Lay Canon. High Sheriff for Surrey 2000. Appointed Lord Lieutenant for Surrey August 2015.
The Bishop of Guildford
The Right Reverend Andrew Watson - In 2008, he was appointed as Bishop of Aston; he was consecrated a bishop on 28 October 2008, and on 26 September 2014 it was announced that he would be translated to Bishop of Guildford. The confirmation of his election to the See of Guildford occurred on 24 November 2014; his ministry was inaugurated at Guildford Cathedral on 28 February 2015.