Nick Cowan - Group CEO & Founder
Over 30 years investment industry experience in Developed and Emerging Markets including five years as the Global Head of Equities for ING Barings serving as a Member of Executive Committee. Nick was responsible for 2,500 employees in 43 countries, including 40 stock exchange memberships as well as numerous restructurings, turnarounds, acquisitions and divestments.
Philip Young – Group CMO
Over 26 years investment industry experience. Philip began his career in investment banking before moving to investment management where he spent 5 years with a start-up hedge fund and latterly, 5 years with a principal emerging market private equity firm. Mr Young is a CFA Charterholder.
Adrian Jeffrey Hogg - Group CFO
Formerly of KPMG and Grant Thornton (partner for 10 years). Chairman of Gibraltar Funds and Investments Association and member of the Gibraltar Finance Centre Council.
Ben Soh – Executive Director (Asia)
Serial Entrepreneur & Founder of multinational fintech company in the past 10 years.
David Wang – Executive Director (Asia/Pacific)
CEO of Stellar Partners, a VC firm focusing on Fintech and Technology. More than 10 years of corporate finance and buy-side experience with Brilliant Circle Holdings, a HK Mainboard listed company.
Simon Brickles - Chairman
Former barrister who has run two of the UK’s three full equity markets. Under his leadership, AIM became probably the most successful growth market in the world attracting more companies than all the other growth markets in Europe combined and raising around US $100 billion. Simon also created the first, new full stock exchange in London for two hundred years in PLUS Markets plc. Simon brought together traders and investors to create and promote a new secondary platform, which within months of its launch, was trading in excess of US $ 1 billion per month.
Yew Kiat Phang - Non-Executive Director
CEO of Chong Sing Fintech Holdings, listed company with USD 3Bn market cap, Vice Chairman to United Nations – Economic and Social Commission for Asia-Pacific (ESCAP) Business Advisory Council for Digital Economy.