Roger was Group CEO of LCH.Clearnet, one of the world’s most important financial infrastructure companies providing clearing services and being a central counterparty for financial institutions. Prior to this he worked at Citibank and Goldman Sachs where he was Global Head of Operations based in New York.
Roger began his career in mining as manager of a UK coal mine in Kent during the 1980s. He has served on a number of financial infrastructure and mining boards including Euroclear.
Roger studied mine engineering at Nottingham University.
Specialisms: Capital markets infrastructure, mining
Sarah is CEO of Minerva Analytics Ltd., the UK’s first electronic proxy voting service founded in 1995. In addition to a full-service voting platform, Minerva’s services include objective data and research covering voting results, governance, remuneration and sustainability, customised voting policies as well as a number of proprietary ESG benchmarking solutions for up to 6,500 global companies.
Specialisms: proxy voting, corporate governance, ESG and sustainability data and analytics.
Paul is an experienced capital markets professional having worked, and consulted at the world’s largest investment banks such as Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, HSBC, Barclays Capital, Merrill Lynch and Deutsche Bank.
He has over 19 years experience building strong teams, in sales, product development, corporate strategy, and preparing business for operational readiness across FICC and Equities.
Paul has been a co-founder and COO on several businesses in a variety of sectors. He is an active angel investor and advisor to several start ups in Cyber Security, Big Data/Data Analytics, Fintech and Logistics.
Paul holds a BSc in Geography from Leeds University.
Nawaz is CEO of Issufy, an equity markets IPO platform, for investment banks and asset managers. Previously he worked at Citi where he held a variety of roles in equity sales, trading and strategy, including Head of Emerging Markets Equity Trading Strategy and also at JP Morgan Asset Management and Private Bank in Asia.
Nawaz has significant experience in corporate strategy, financing and investing.
Nawaz read Economics at the London School of Economics, and took an MBA from the University of Cambridge, Judge Business School. He is a CFA Charterholder.
Specialisms: equity capital markets, emerging markets fintech, wealth management