Charlie Clifton


“We are passionate about providing high quality client service through applying thorough research with a relationship oriented approach.  Deep sector and functional expertise are central to our offering and our ability to bring creative, diverse and innovative solutions to our clients.”


Charlie joined Ridgeway Partners to specialise in the financial services sector.  His principal area of focus is in consumer financial services, advising clients across retail, SME and commercial banking, private banking and wealth management, and digital financial services.  In addition to advising on Board and executive appointments, Charlie leads the Risk and Compliance practice.

Prior to joining Ridgeway Partners, Charlie was a member of the Financial Services Practice at CTPartners.

Charlie holds a BA in Politics from the University of Newcastle and is currently studying for an MBA at The Open University.  He is a mentor on the Women in Banking and Finance (WIBF) programme.  Outside of work, Charlie is a mentor to young people at The Prince’s Trust.