Founder & Chairman of BAM
The Hon. Everard Bob Richards, J.P. M.P., former Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance of Bermuda, started Bermuda Asset Management, the first independent asset management company in Bermuda in 1987. Prior to founding BAM, Mr. Richards worked in banking in Canada and Bermuda, was a General Manager at the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA) and an Investment Manager at Shell Trust Bermuda. In 1997 Bob Richards was appointed to the Bermuda Senate, where he served as Government Leader in the Senate and Minister of Telecommunications. He was elected as a Member of Parliament in 2007 and became Minister of Finance in 2012.
Director, BAM Board of Directors
Mrs. Pauline Richards has been a Director to Bermuda Asset Management (BAM) since its inception in 1987 and serves as an Independent Director for several publicly listed companies. Her extensive financial background and exceptional leadership experience provide these Boards with financial accounting and management expertise. Mrs. Richards currently serves as a Director to Wyndham Worldwide Corporation, Apollo Global Management, LLC, and Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd. Her service as Director and member of the audit committee of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation and Apollo Global Management brings valuable experience on financial reporting matters
Sol Girouard is an International Mathematical Economist and CAIA, Data Scientist and Quant. Sol graduated top of her class from Harvard University and holds Academic Teaching Fellow positions for Data Science courses at Harvard’s Engineering School—SEAS, Institute of Applied Computer Science, and Harvard Extension School. She has judged the University of Chicago Financial Mathematics Master Program Graduating Competition.
Mr. Kevin Richards is a dynamic leader with a passion for sustainability, mobility and fintech. With over 15 years of experience in financial services, he brings a wealth of international experience to companies looking to scale their businesses globally. Mr. Richards currently serves as the Managing Director of Bermuda Asset Management (BAM), where he is focused on investment advisory and building circular economy ecosystems built on a renewable energy foundation. He is also the Founder of BAM Tech Advisors, providing advisory and non-executive directorship
Marketing & PR Manager
A highly motivated, self-driven individual, Prarthana Nandwani has a B.S. from the esteemed Bentley University. Active in her career path since an early age, Prarthana has experience in North America and the Middle East and has lived in Hong Kong, Dubai, and Boston.
Marketing Director, BAM
Mrs. Bella Richards is an expert in Marketing, Communications and Graphic Design. Her 15 years of experience range from working for a Toronto brand marketing agency; Communications Officer for a conservation agency; Marketing and Communications at a global corporate law firm; Creative Manager for a leading Canadian retailer; and Marketing Manager for a global tele-health benefits provider. Mrs. Richards led the Marketing and Business Development strategy for a leading global fiduciary company in 2016 and became the Client Services and Business Development Manager at AAC Saatchi & Saatchi, an established advertising and design agency in 2018.