Managing Director, Relationship Management
Simon Smales is managing director, Sales & Relationship Management for RBC Wealth Management in the British Isles.
Based in London, Smales is responsible for leading a relationship management team that provides integrated wealth management solutions, primarily for business owners and entrepreneurs.
Prior to joining RBC in 2012, Smales gathered more than 20 years of banking experience, including various roles with HSBC, within its corporate and personal banking business, and later for HSBC Private Bank.
Smales holds a BA (Hons) in Classics from Oxford University, and is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. A keen sportsman, Smales played rugby for more than 30 years and now he has retired from that sport, he enjoys playing golf.