Alec Whewell is a Partner in the financial services practice, specialising in board appointments, with a focus on retail banking, investment management (including funds) and capital markets. Alec has focused on the financial services sector for a number of years, initially concentrating on equities, corporate finance and investment management searches. Alec was a Director and head of the equities practice at The Berwick Group. He joined Odgers Berndtson on its acquisition of Berwick in 2001 and has specialised in financial services board work for over a decade. Alec graduated in English from Cambridge University.