HM Treasury announced on 31 May 2018 that Bradley Fried has been appointed Chair of Court of the Bank of England, effective from 1 July 2018.
Bradley Fried is a co-founder of Grovepoint Capital LLP, prior to which he was Chief Executive Officer of Investec Bank plc. Before joining Investec in 1999, Brad was a partner at McKinsey & Co. in New York where he focused on strategy consulting to the financial services industry.
Brad holds an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and is a qualified chartered accountant CA(SA) having trained with Arthur Andersen in South Africa.
Brad is a non-executive director of the Financial Conduct Authority. He is also Deputy Chair of the Court of the Bank of England, where he serves as Chairman of the Audit & Risk Committee and Senior Independent Director.
Brad is a Governor at the London Business School and a Fellow at Magdalene College, Cambridge.