Ian Axe

Chief Executive

Ian has over 20 years of capital markets experience working in brokerage, banking and market infrastructure in Europe, the United States, Asia and Africa. He has held a number of senior executive positions including Group CEO of LCH.Clearnet, the world’s leading multinational clearing house.

Previous investment banking experience includes: at Barclays, Global Head of Equity Finance, Global Head of Operations, COO (EMEA) for both the investment bank and wealth management; and Group COO at ABSA Capital. Ian has both built and transformed investment banking businesses, including the Lehman integration, and divesture of Barclays Global Investors (BGI), while at Barclays.

Ian has spent the last two years investing in and advising FinTech companies and currently sits as a non-executive director on the board of Squalker, an equity swap brokerage technology venture.

Andrew Blain

Research – Growth Companies