Duncan Sandys

P20 Global Ambassador

Duncan brings to P20 his reputation as a trusted leader and adviser in high profile environments. He has a strong record of building support, inspiring confidence and delivering solutions and results. Duncan has extensive experience in the private sector, government and politics. His career began at Barclays Private Bank (now Barclays Wealth) and he went on to lead the flotation of a biotech company on the London Stock Exchange as well as advising an international property group. In 1998 at age 24, he was elected against the odds to Westminster City Council in central London where he served for over a decade in a variety of leadership positions and was the youngest Lord Mayor of Westminster. He now advises individuals, corporations, governments and nonprofits on a range of issues and is a sought-after keynote speaker on leadership, current affairs and international trends. Duncan grew up in London but now resides in Atlanta where he was instrumental in organizing a groundbreaking exhibition of Sir Winston Churchill’s paintings.