Simon has worked in venture capital for Amadeus Capital Partners, advisory at EY, in academia and banking. Simon holds BA, MA and MBA degrees from Cambridge University and trained in corporate finance at London Business School. Simon founded qodeo to save transaction costs and time in his work as a venture capitalist and entrepreneur. Simon leads the team and strategy.
Ian oversees a global team of engineers, testers, data staff and graphic designers to create qodeo’s unique data platform and tools. Ian brings over 20 years experience in the IT industry, having built a successful business in Australia and having worked with Scottish Enterprise in the UK. Ian is an investor in Qodeo.
Paul has deep financial services and alternative experience, having been Deputy CEO of Coutts Bank, Finance Director at hedge fund Man Investments, and CFO Asia-Pacific of Standard Chartered in Singapore. Paul trained in accountancy at KPMG, and guided financial planning business Towry through private equity backed transactions. Paul has an MA (Hons) in Engineering from Cambridge University. Paul’s role with Qodeo focuses on funding, strategy and governance.
Tim is a renowned architect, with significant experience leading businesses, negotiating complex contracts, and managing large programmes of work. At Board level for Qodeo, Tim provides robust governance and direction.
In addition to his role as managing director of Austin Winkley & Associates, where he has been providing innovative architectural services to clients across the UK since 1987, Tim has held a number of non-executive roles, including Vice President of the Royal Institute of British Architects, Executive Board Member of the Construction Industry Council (CIC), and Chair of Chartered College of CIC.
An Australian, but long time Singapore based, Joe is an entrepreneur and manager with over 25 years’ experience in building Fintech software and solutions businesses across Asia Pacific, Europe, Canada and Latin America. Joe was co-founder of Capital Market Solutions and has held senior management positions in financial technology including; President, Head of Mergers and Acquisitions, MD Asia, MD Europe and MD Australasia. Joe helps Qodeo with strategy, implementation and Asia-Pac expertise.
Andrew is a former hedge fund manager and partner in a private equity property company with over 20 years of experience in the US and Japan. With extensive financial services and private equity experience, including Prudential and Citigroup, Andrew brings a perspective from both the entrepreneur/capital raising side as well as the investor side He is now an angel investor and splits time between New York, Austin Texas and London.
Senior Counsel, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, New York. Formerly Dean and Professor of Law, Touro College Jacob D Fuchsberg Law Center
CEO and Founder of ASX100 education provider Navitas. EY Entrepreneur of the Year finalist
formerly M&A Partner EY and Director Director Macquarie Bank
Stockbroker. Head of Australia Bell Potter Securities and on the Australian Takeovers Panel
Formerly M&A Partner Clifford Chance and Chairman Little World Beverages (sold to Kirin)
Entrepreneur and former Chancellor Curtin University
Founder and former CEO of Australian Finance Group, leading home loans aggregator
Accountant, entrepreneur. Sold a major fuel retailing business
Sir Harvey McGrath
Formerly Chairman of Prudential and CEO & Chairman the Man Group
Serial fintech entrepreneur and investor. Singapore based
CEO, the Perron Group
Director of Austal Ships, former CFO of leading construction group and ex PWC
Director, BGC Construction & Non-exec Chairman Medusa Mining
Co-founder Asgard, pension and financial planning group
Investment Banker, Private Equity/M&A Lawyer. Formerly S G Warburg; Partner Fulbright & Jaworski
Entrepreneur. Journalist The Times, The Telegraph, PC Pro Magazine
Managing Director, HSBC - COO and Global Head of Business Management in Technology, and FTSE 250 Board Member at F&C: formerly McKinsey
Fmr CEO Tradestation Europe (acquired by Monex, Tokyo Stock Exchange listed); Director Panmure Gordon
GP in the largest Israeli venture capital firm, Our Crowd. Former Exec VP/COO of Intertech Corp and Dean’s Board of Advisors at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University
Anamaria Magri Pantea
Independent expert in various EU and governmental programs supporting innovation and entrepreneurship. Former staff of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology, and Malta representative for the EU’s Competitiveness and Innovation Programme for SMEs.
"Qodeo will be the Bloomberg of private equity."
Dr Reiner Braun
Professor für Entrepreneurial Finance at Munich Technical University
"Qodeo’s services allow our industry to increase its success ratio especially when it comes to making educated decisions."
Managing Partner Generis, Qodeo advisory panel member
"Qodeo is incredibly useful. The more reference points we have, the richer the dataset and better we can explain and understand the market."
Partner Coller Capital, London