Three things you didn’t know about...

Gabriella Griffith
Chief executive of Oppenheimer Europe Max Lami

1 The banking boss spent 18 years learning Judo and has a black belt. He feels his time spent training in Japan and other parts of Asia has left him with a Buddhist-like, open minded approach to life.

2 He flies Ryanair. He described his ideal weekend as catching a Ryanair flight to Palermo, Sicily and going to see an opera in the Teatro Massimo Opera House.

3 He’s a fishing fanatic and once flew to Maua in Brazil to fish for sea bass which he describes as “splendid and simple”