Rodrigo Mendes


Rodrigo is responsible for managing the London office and for raising the company’s profile in Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula, as well as supporting the other offices in the Group in terms of marketing and client servicing.

A Portuguese-registered lawyer by background, Rodrigo completed his law degree from Lisbon University.

Rodrigo has practical experience of dealing with onshore/offshore funds, wealth structuring solutions and succession planning.

Before joining Whitmill, Rodrigo was a Director with LJ Trust & Administration where he headed up the Latin American team. Prior to joining LJ in 2015, Rodrigo was successively Senior Relationship Manager and Business Development Director at United International Group’s London office. His previous experience includes Relationship Management positions at two boutique trust firms always with a Portuguese and Spanish speaking focus.

Rodrigo speaks 4 languages fluently including English, Portuguese, Spanish and French.

In his spare time Rodrigo enjoys spending time with his family, visiting galleries and reading.