OUR PARTNERS Chairman Mentors International’s partners are responsible for client and mentee relationships, and represent a diverse group bound by a common passion for CMi’s value proposition and interest in the area of leadership and people development.

Matthew Westerman

Matthew Westerman

CMi Chairman

Matthew Westerman is the Chairman of CMi and a Director of MW&L Capital Partners, a private-investment vehicle with investments in a number of businesses. Prior to the establishment of MW&L Capital Partners, Matthew had been a banker throughout his career, most recently at HSBC where he was co-head of Global Banking, and at Goldman Sachs where he led its investment-banking business in Australasia excluding Japan and in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Matthew is a Trustee and Chairman of the Imperial War Museum and was recently appointed by the Prime Minister as a Board member of the UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation. He is a Foundation Fellow of Balliol College, University of Oxford. He is also a Non-Executive Director and a member of the Audit & Risk Committee of Schroders PLC and the Global Advisory Board of Kekst CNC, the strategic consultancy business of Publicis Group.

Marga Hoek

Marga Hoek
Marga Hoek is our consultant covering the Benelux region.

Marga has been CEO of several companies in the construction sector and stood out due to her visionary leadership. She was asked to set up and lead the Dutch Sustainable Business Association in 2010 and was its CEO until 2016, where she proved as a business leader that sustainability can synergise with strong returns and a competitive position.

+31 6 10 01 33 18
hoek@chairmanmentors.com

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Elin Hurvenes

Elin Hurvenes
Senior Partner

Elin Hurvenes is a consultant covering clients globally, with a particular focus on the Nordic. 
A consultant with CMi since 2012, Elin looks after CMi clients across the globe and has managed multiple CEO succession engagements in different geographies including the UK, Germany, Italy and the US.

+47 932 80 230
hurvenes@chairmanmentors.com

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Sara Parker

Sara Parker
Sara Parker is our consultant covering the UK market.

Sara has spent 15 years working at the top level of business in the UK with extensive links to the City of London and internationally. She spent 10 years at the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), where as London Director she was appointed to represent the views of the London business community on the Business Advisory Board of the Mayor of London (then Boris Johnson).

+44 7718 986945
parker@chairmanmentors.com

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