January 2023 – Kinstellar is delighted to announce that Simon Beswick, former CEO of the international law firm Osborne Clarke, has joined Kinstellar’s top governance body (Board of Directors) as a non-executive member.
Simon is a longstanding and very highly respected senior member of the UK and international legal community and brings over 35 years of global legal and law firm leadership experience. He ran and was the managing partner of the UK business of Osborne Clarke from 2003 to 2014, consolidating the firm's position in the UK, redesigning its governance model, shifting it to a sector-led strategy and evolving the brand. He became CEO of Osborne Clarke in 2012, leading the firm's growth across Europe, Asia and the US. Simon’s background is as a corporate and private equity lawyer.
In his new role, Simon will advise on our strategic growth plans as we continue to build the Kinstellar business.
Jason Mogg, Senior Partner, Kinstellar, comments: "We are honoured and pleased to welcome Simon to the Board. His vast experience in managing global law firm businesses will be invaluable to Kinstellar as we grow our business and pursue our strategy."
On taking up his appointment, Simon adds: “I am excited to be joining the Board and to work with Kinstellar’s management team as the firm continues to expand and innovate. I am impressed by the firm’s reputation and strong brand, by its outstanding people, and I look forward to contributing to its future.''