Expert resume of Howard Trust
General Counsel – Regulatory and Corporate Advisory at Schroders
Howard Trust was the Group General Counsel and a member of the Group Management Committee at Schroders until May 2023, with responsibility for the Compliance, Legal and Governance function. He joined Schroders in 2003 and is based in London. He is currently General Counsel – Regulatory and Corporate Advisory, having handed over running the function to his deputy.
Howard qualified as a Solicitor in 1983 while working at the law firm Lovells before joining Morgan Grenfell in 1985. In 1989 he joined Barclays holding various roles including Group General Counsel and Board Secretary.
Howard’s experience covers capital markets products, disputes and investigations and M&A.
Additional qualifications: MA from Cambridge University.