Colin Bird

Director

Colin has been involved with advising and assisting Berggruen Holdings for some twenty years, witnessing the growth and development of the group throughout that period.

Colin is a partner in the Maitland Group, based in the Isle of Man, having joined Maitland in 1998. He is recognised in the Isle of Man for his expertise in complex commercial and trusts work, working particularly with family offices and private clients. He specialises in Isle of Man and British Virgin Islands (BVI) company and trust law.

He specialises in Isle of Man and British Virgin Islands (BVI) company and trust law. He is an experienced director of corporate trustee companies and of various other companies, including mining and natural resource companies, e-commerce companies, investment holding companies, investment funds, and regulated entities. Colin is also involved with transactions in works of art held in private collections.

Justin Topilow

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Topilow joined Berggruen Holdings in 2016 as Chief Financial Officer. He is responsible for oversight of the accounting and tax functions as well as portfolio operations. He also assists in the implementation of company strategies. Mr. Topilow has an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business and a BA from Yale University.

Maxine Lace

Director

Ms. Lance has been involved with assisting Berggruen Holdings for the last 3 years, and has recently
joined the board.

Ms. Lance is a Senior Manager in the Maitland Group, based in the Isle of Man, having joined Maitland in 2012. She has over 35years experience in working with private clients and family offices. She is an experienced director of corporate trustee companies and of various other companies, including mining and natural resource companies, investment holding companies, investment funds, and regulated
entities.