Colin Bird

Colin Bird

Non Executive Chairman of Besso Group

Colin Bird

Colin is one of the longest-serving members of Besso and one of the principal architects of the company’s development and success over the last 30 years. He has played a leading part in the creation of Besso as an independent broker, working closely with his management colleagues on the evolution of Besso’s business strategy and the company’s expansion as a global broker.

Colin began his career in 1963 as a junior clerk with CE Heath, and then gained experience as a broker with Swann & Everett and Alexander Howden. By 1979 he was CEO of Alexander Howden’s North American division and a Director of the company’s main board. He joined Besso in 1985 following a year as an Executive Director with JH Minet.

Colin is Non Executive Chairman of Besso Group.

Our mission is to be a growing company of extremely dedicated professionals who are totally committed to quality...

Company Information

Besso Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. The FCA firm reference number is 309159
Registered Office: 8-11 Crescent, London, EC3N 2LY.
Registered in England No: 00910680

Optex Group Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. The FCA firm reference number is 402258
Registered Office: 8-11 Crescent, London, EC3N 2LY.
Registered in England No: 05022286