John Westwood
John Westwood
Chairman
Blacktower

Prior to founding Blacktower in 1986, John worked with Schroder Financial Management and became one of their leading advisers based in London. John has more than 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry and is responsible for leading the Blacktower Group into the International Market, opening the first non-UK office in Portugal’s Algarve region in 1999. During 2010 John formed Nexus Global IFA Network with the aim of providing a comprehensive licensing, compliance and support network to other IFA organisations, wishing to passport services throughout Europe and beyond. John is a highly experienced financial adviser with a substantial degree of knowledge of both the UK and European financial services and taxation matters. In addition to John’s corporate duties as Managing Director of the Blacktower Group, he continues to provide advice to many high net worth clients within Europe and international markets.