Robin Bowie, OC (WiH 1980), founded Dexion Capital plc, a Specialist Consultant in Alternative Investments, in August 2000. He is also a director of Dexion Absolute Limited, Dexion Equity Alternative Limited, Dexion Trading Limited, Dexion Commodities Limited. Robin began his City career as a bond trader at Citibank in 1984, after which he worked at Goldman Sachs as a credit trader.
In 1989, at BZW Robin developed their ECU and European Government Bond trading operations and in 1995 moved to HSBC where he was in charge of European Government Bond trading. From 1998 to 2000 he was Treasurer of KBC Bank in London with responsibility for the management of interest rate, foreign exchange and credit risk.
“Clifton gave me a very broad education and many opportunities in a happy environment. This experience lies at the heart of my decision to be involved in helping others to experience Clifton. I volunteered to become a Trustee of the Development Trust so that I can share my skills, passion and energy to help keep Clifton in a class of its own.”Robin was educated at Clifton from 1975 to 1980 and then at Vanderbilt University, Tennessee. He is married with 3 children and lives in Leicestershire.