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Latest Transactions

Apr 2017
  • NetDimensions Holdings Ltd
  • Recommended Offer by Learning Technologies Group plc
  • Financial Adviser and Broker

£53.6 million

Apr 2017
  • Asian Growth Properties Limited
  • Disposal of non-China Assets and Group reorganisation
  • Nominated Adviser and Broker

£913.6 million

Apr 2017
  • MaxCyte, Inc.
  • Secondary Offering
  • Nominated Adviser and Broker

£20.01 million


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Dr Ataf Ahmed

Non-Executive Director

Dr. Ataf Ahmed is the global head of Asset Management for the QInvest group. He is responsible for launching and building the asset management division and is responsible for launching QMAP, QInvest’s award winning managed account fund platform. Prior to joining QInvest, he was a Director in the UBS Wealth Management Hedge Funds group in Zurich. He started his career in the Barclays Group and his last role was Head of Strategic Asset Allocation for Barclays Wealth in London. Ataf has PhD in Semiconductor Physics from the University of Cambridge and is CFA Charterholder.

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Andrew Adcock


Andrew is Chairman of Majedie Investments plc, JP Morgan European Investment Trust plc and Victory Park Specialty Lending Investments plc, all of which are investment companies.
Andrew is an independent non-Executive Director of Foxtons Group plc, where he chairs the remuneration committee, and a non-Executive Director of F&C Global Smaller Companies plc and Kleinwort Benson Bank Limited. He is Chair of The Samuel Courtauld Trust and also a Director of the Courtauld Institute of Art.
He was previously Managing Partner of Brompton Asset Management and, until 2009, served as Vice Chairman of Citigroup Corporate Finance. Prior to this Andrew was a partner at Lazard LLC. He has over 30 years’ experience in the City of London and was instrumental in the establishment of BZW as a major corporate broking franchise prior to the business being sold to CSFB (now Credit Suisse).

Committee membership:

  • Remuneration Committee
  • Audit, Risk & Compliance Committee
  • Nomination Committee (Chair)

Steven Baldwin

Non-Executive Director

Mr Baldwin, aged 47, is currently a non-executive director of Elegant Hotels Group plc and is chair of its Audit and Nominations Committees. A qualified chartered accountant, he has worked in the City for 25 years including over 10 years at J.P. Morgan Cazenove where he was Director in the industrial and energy sector and over four years at Macquarie where he was Head of European Equity Capital Markets and Corporate Broking. He has a BA (Hons) degree from Oxford University.

Committee membership:

Remuneration Committee (Chair)
Audit, Risk & Compliance Committee

Michael Katounas

Non-Executive Director

Michael is the Deputy CEO of QInvest.  Prior to joining QInvest in April 2013, Michael spent several years with Credit Suisse, latterly as Director, Investment Banking in Dubai.  He previously worked in ABN Amro’s London corporate finance business following roles at Shell Oil and Procter & Gamble.  He has a Masters Degree from London School of Economics and is a CFA Charter Holder.

Tamim Al-Kawari

Non-Executive Director

Tamim is the Chief Executive Officer of QInvest.  He previously served as QInvest’s Deputy CEO and, prior to joining QInvest, was Goldman Sachs Managing Director and Country Head for Qatar.

Lesley Watkins

Non-Executive Director

Lesley is currently finance director and company secretary of Calculus Capital Limited, a private equity fund management business, which she joined in 2002. She is also a non-executive director of GAME Digital PLC and of Metropolitan Safe Custody Limited and its subsidiaries.

A qualified accountant, Lesley has extensive experience in investment banking, working for a number of City firms including 14 years with UBS and 3 years as a Managing Director, Global Investment Banking with Deutsche Bank.

She is a FCA and holds a BSc Hons Mathematics.

Committee membership:
– Audit, Risk & Compliance Committee (Chair)
– Remuneration Committee
– Nomination Committee

Patric Johnson

Chief Executive

Patric Johnson has 18 years of experience in the financial services sector; he joined the firm from Investec (originally Evolution Group which Investec acquired in December 2012), where he served on the board of Evolution Securities and was Head of Distribution. Before joining Evolution Group, Patric was co-founder and Chief Operating Officer and member of the Board of ICAP Equities Ltd.

Patric started his career selling independent research for Standard & Poor’s, he was head of sales for the London office of Archipelago LLC which listed in the US and was the vehicle that the NYSE reversed into to become a listed company.

Patric is a shareholder and Board member of MatchCapital Limited and is on the board of Hilary Close Freehold Ltd a private property management company.

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