BRITAIN’S MOST INFLUENTIAL PEOPLE OF AFRICAN AND AFRICAN CARIBBEAN HERITAGE.
Founder/Chief Executive/Chairman, Tristan Capital Partners
Ric Lewis’s Tristan Capital Partners is one of Britain’s largest black-led companies. Ric remains Chief Executive and Chairman of the London-based real estate investment management company with more than €7.5 billion in assets under management, specialising in investment strategies in all property types across the UK and continental Europe for select institutional and private investors. Tristan Capital Partners is owned and managed by its principals with 95 staff in eight locations across Europe. Their professionals have developed a multi-year, multi-fund track record which has established the firm as one of the leading property investment teams in Europe. Outside of work, Ric volunteers the majority of his time to organisations dedicated to improving the access to and the quality of education, and has recently joined the Board of Trustees of Springboard Bursary Trust. He donates a table to our Future Leaders at every Powerlist Influencers Dinner and is very involved in mentoring black boys. In 2009, Ric founded his own charity, The Black Heart Foundation, dedicated to supporting initiatives which improve educational benefits for young people and providing opportunities for those denied it. He also serves on the board of governors of King Solomon Academy, the board of directors of the Eastside Young Leaders Academy and the Board of Trustees (Chairman) of the Institute of Imagination (London Children’s Museum), The Board of Trustees of Springboard Bursary Trust.