Michael McLintock was appointed to the Board in 2012 He is a Trustee of the Grosvenor Estate and Chief Executive of M&G. He joined M&G in 1992 as personal assistant to the then Chief Executive and later became head of the Institutional and International Desks. He was appointed Chief Executive in 1997 and oversaw the sale of M&G to Prudential in 1999; he joined the Board of Prudential in September 2000. Michael was a Non-Executive Director of Close Brothers Group from 2001-2008. Since October 2005 he has been a member of the Finance Committee of the MCC. Before moving to Barings as a corporate financier in 1987, he joined Morgan Grenfell in 1983, where he worked in investment management and corporate finance.