Robinson Hambro Ltd, UK
Karina Robinson is the CEO of Robinson Hambro Ltd. The firm focuses on Chairman/CEO Advisory and Board Search. In the City, Karina is Chairman of the Lord Mayor‘s Appeal Advisory Board, which groups together CEOs/Chairs of City firms such as AON and HSBC, and Middle Warden (board role) of the Worshipful Company of International Bankers. She is a Governor of the London School of Economics and on on its Finance Committee. She sits on the Advisory Board of the Global Female Leaders Summit. Karina writes a column on international politics and finance.
The majority of her career was spent as a journalist covering international financial issues. She was Senior Editor of The Banker magazine and the International Herald Tribune’s banking columnist. Her eponymous interviews with Heads of state and CEOs were syndicated in the IHT. Karina was formerly Political & Economic Correspondent at Bloomberg/TV and began her career at merchant bank Morgan Grenfell as the Spanish Analyst. She was educated in Madrid and at the London School of Economics.