Three things you didn’t know about...

Gabriella Griffith
Chief exec of ACPI Investment Managers Brett Lankester

1 His strengths don’t just lie in asset management. This former Goldman Sachs-er won a local arm wrestling competition in his native South Africa back in 1992. “It’s all in the technique,” he told The Capitalist.

2 Not content with the traditional dogs and cats Lankester’s itinerary of pets includes two Welsh mountain sheep and eight chickens.

3 To his “own eternal shame” Meatloaf is his favourite singer.