William Brewis has over 23 years’ experience of advising and working in financial services businesses. Throughout his career he has been heavily involved with developing retail investment platforms and investment management solutions (including open ended collective investment schemes and investment trusts). This has involved him working closely with wealth managers, financial intermediaries, insurers and other regulated businesses.
William was Governance & Commercial Director of Praemium’s UK and Jersey businesses until founding his consulting business, Tenma Ltd at the end of 2016. William’s relationship with Praemium began when he acted as the company’s external legal adviser supporting Praemium in establishing their presence in the UK market. Prior to joining Praemium William was a Director of International law firm, Wragge & Co. He joined Praemium in 2008 where he has been instrumental in developing and launching Smartfund, Praemium’s unique range of multi asset funds, and establishing Praemium’s International platform in Jersey. During his time at Praemium William has been key to the development of Praemium’s operational and custodian arrangments.
William continues to sit on the Investment Committee for Smart-im, Praemium’s investment management arm. His unique understanding of Praemium, the mechanics of the retail investment market combined with his governance and regulatory expertise makes him a valued member. He acts as advisor to the Committee on how best to discharge its responsibility for the oversight of the management of our clients’ investments.