Sir Evelyn de Rothschild

Sir Evelyn de Rothschild

Chairman, E.L. Rothschild LLC

Sir Evelyn is currently Co-Chairman of E.L. Rothschild, a family investment company. He is Chairman of the ERANDA Foundation, a family foundation he founded in 1967 to support charities working in the fields of medical research, health and welfare, education and the arts.

In addition, Sir Evelyn currently serves as a Governor Emeritus of the London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow of Imperial College London and is an Honorary Life President of Norwood and Ravenswood Children’s Charity. From 1976 until 2003, Sir Evelyn was Chairman and CEO of NM Rothschild and Sons Ltd, the international investment bank. From 1972 until 1989, Sir Evelyn also served as Chairman of the Economist Group, from 1977 to 1994 Chairman of United Racecourses Ltd and previously he served on the Board of Directors of De Beers and IBM UK as well as serving as Deputy Chairman of Milton Keynes Development Corporation, Chairman of St Mary’s Hospital Medical School, Member of the Council of the Shakespeare Globe Trust and President of The Evelina Children’s Hospital Appeal.

He was knighted by Queen Elizabeth 11 in 1989 for services to banking and finance.