Numis at a glance

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£350m capital raise
November 2022
M and C Saatchi
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November 2022

Alex Ham

Co-Chief Executive Officer
Appointed July 2016 (appointed Co-CEO September 2016)
Alex Ham is Co-CEO of Numis
Alex together with Ross Mitchinson is jointly responsible for Numis’ strategic development as well as the executive management of the Group.
Alex is responsible for overseeing the implementation and delivery of the business strategy and oversees management’s delivery against it. Through effective leadership, combined with the support of a collaborative management team, Alex leads and motivates the Company to execute the business strategy.

Key Strengths

Alex’s ability to think outside the box has encouraged Numis and its   staff to be more creative and innovative     in its approach to achieving its business goals, especially in regard to Investment Banking. Experience gained over a 14 year period has provided Alex with a strong background in strategy, relationship building, communication skills and execution, attributes essential to the continued success in the role as Co-CEO. This collaborative management style which promotes creativity and new opportunities, whilst cognisant of the challenges and risks associated with new decisions, often leads to greater unforeseen opportunities. Numis is proud that its Co-CEOs have the ability to inspire and lead staff to make the most of their potential so that they have the tools to succeed and develop personally and professionally. Alex’s confidence in embracing new methodologies to provide solutions to client business strategies encourages Numis to continue to think laterally as well as logically of its business model and how to execute it.

Background and Career

Alex joined Numis’ Corporate Broking team in August 2005 where he has played a critical role in building and developing Numis’ retained corporate client base and equity capital markets capability. He was appointed Head of Investment Banking in May 2015.