Managing Director Rothschild
Sian Westerman is a Managing Director in the Global Financial Advisory Division of Rothschild, specialising in complex mergers, acquisitions and disposals, capital raisings, corporate governance, strategic advice and investor communication issues with a focus on the Retail and Luxury Goods sectors. She is also Global Head of Marketing and Corporate Affairs for the Rothschild Group.
Until August 2012 Sian was a Non-Executive Director of A.S.H.S Limited, the holding company for the business of Anya Hindmarch and was a Director of Westside Independent School, a school focussed on getting students back on track with their studies, for six years. In 2003 she was named Harpers & Queen/Chanel Business Woman of the Year. She is a Steering Committee member of the 30% Club, a cross-business initiative in the UK aiming to increase gender balance on UK corporate boards. In addition, she is a member of the Eton College Campaign Board, a member of the Royal Court’s Advocates Board and a member of the Royal Academy Corporate Board.
Sian qualified as a solicitor with Slaughter and May in 1988 and holds an LLB (French) from the University of Birmingham.