Henry Lawton

Investment Director
+44 (0) 20 7520 9104

Describe your role.

Helping to drive the rejuvenation of my home State on the international stage by promoting inward investment from, and trade with, the UK and Europe.

Describe Adelaide in 5 words.

Revitalised, creative, pragmatic, surprising, relaxed.

South Australia project or announcement that most excites or intrigues you?

The audacity and resolve to embrace and then execute a progressive vision: the thriving renewable energy and space industries recapture the pioneering spirit inherent in the best of South Australia – past, present, and future.

What do you love about London and Europe?

The very tangible link to such interesting history.

If you could buy and live in any building in London/ Europe, what would it be?

Hard to go past the Scottish Highlands, James Bond’s place in Skyfall comes to mind!

Best business advice – to give or have been given?

  • It is not the critic who counts
  • Step back and join the dots
  • Cui bono

Who would you like to invite to South Australia Club event – anyone in the world?

Steven Pinker, Bill Gates, Elon Musk or Armando Iannucci.

Meet the team