Bella joined Hoare's Bank in 2000 and was invited to join the partnership in 2001. Within the partnership she has board level responsibility for banking and investment operations, risk and compliance. She works closely with the managers on a daily basis and has huge enthusiasm for meeting customers and helping build the relationships and friendships that are so key to our business. She is Chair of the bank’s subsidiary, Messrs Hoare Trustees.
After working at Cazenove in London she moved to Moscow in 1994. She created the Moscow back office for Brunswick Warburg (now UBS) in the emerging Russian equities market of the 1990s.
Bella’s home is on the Stourhead Estate where she gardens with more passion than science! She is also a painter in oils and can often be found painting “en plein air”.