Event Speakers

Jim Mellon

Jim is an entrepreneur with a flair for identifying emerging global trends enabling him to build a worldwide business empire. He is amongst the top 10% in the “Sunday Times Rich List ... ” Read more

Evil Knievil

The man the Daily Mail dubbed “The King of the Short Sellers”, Evil Knievil (aka Simon Cawkwell) is Britain’s most feared bear-raider. A big man with a bigger reputation ... Read more

Stewart Heggie

Investment Specialist

Stewart joined Baillie Gifford in December 2019 and is an Investment Specialist for Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust PLC. ... Read more

Guy Anderson

Managing Director, J.P.Morgan Asset Management, The Mercantile Investment Trust

Guy Anderson, Managing Director, is a portfolio manager within the Unconstrained Portfolios sub-team of the J.P. Morgan Asset Management International Equity Group – Behavioural Finance Team in London. ... Read more

Charlotte Ransom

CEO, Netwealth

Charlotte Ransom, Chief Executive Officer, Netwealth Charlotte is the co-founder and CEO of Netwealth, an award-wining UK wealth manager. Having started her career at JPMorgan ... Read more

Matt Conradi

Head of Client Advisory, Netwealth

Matt Conradi, Head of Client Advisory, Netwealth Matt has over 10 years’ experience in discretionary wealth management as a portfolio manager, advising and investing on behalf of high ... Read more

Rezaah Ahmed

CEO, WiseAlpha

As founder and CEO Rezaah is responsible for driving the strategic growth of WiseAlpha. Rezaah is an entrepreneur who started his career in the M&A and Leveraged finance teams at Deutsche Bank. ... Read more

Ed Marten

CEO, QuotedData

Ed Marten, CEO, QuotedData Prior to founding QuotedData in 2013, Edward spent 10 years in investment banking with Cazenove (now JP Morgan Cazenove) and before that, Collins Stewart (now Canaccord Genuity). ... Read more

Ladislas Paszkiewicz

Senior Vice-President, Investor Relations of Total, TOTAL

Ladislas Paszkiewicz has worked at Total for 35 years. From the Middle East to the American continent, he has a strong international experience. From 2016 to 2019, he was Senior Vice-President Strategy and Climate. In 2019, he was appointed Senior Vice-President, Investor Relations of Total. ... Read more

Anthony Chow

CFA – Co-Founder of Agronomics, Agronomics Limited

Anthony commenced his career at ANZ Banking Group in Sydney, Australia where he worked in the banking, leveraged finance and private equity teams. In 2007, he moved to London to work for Burnbrae Group ...  Read more

April Vellacott

Author and Behavioural Consulting Lead

April has been studying the field of human behaviour for nearly a decade, and holds degrees in Psychology and Behaviour Change. ... Read more

Charlotte Edgar

VP, Head of Investor Relations, HarbourVest Global Private Equity

Charlotte Edgar joined HarbourVest in 2016 and focuses primarily on the activities of HarbourVest Global Private Equity Limited (HVPE), a closed-end investment company that invests in and alongside HarbourVest-managed funds. … Read More

Claire Noyce

CEO & Managing Partner, Hybridan LLP

CEO @ Hybridan LLP / Non-Executive Director / Corporate Finance & Corporate Broking Expert advising listed companies and SMEs. ... Read more

Dan Whitestone

Fund Manager of BlackRock Throgmorton Trust, BlackRock

Dan Whitestone, Fund Manager of BlackRock’s Throgmorton Investment Trust. He is also the head of the UK Small/Mid-Cap Team in the Fundamental Equity division of BlackRock's Active Equities Group ... Read more

David Paul

Managing Director, VectorVest UK

David Paul has been trading in the financial markets since 1982 and as a self-supporting trader since 1988. He is a qualified Mechanical Engineer with a PhD in applied Mathematics. ... Read more

George Barrow

Fund Manager, Global Financials Team, Polar Capital

George joined Polar Capital in September 2010 and works closely with John Yakas on the Polar Capital Financial Opportunities Fund and the Polar Capital Asian Opportunities Fund…. Read More

Georgie Hazell

Augmentum VC

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Helen Steers

Partner at Pantheon and manager of PIP

Joined Pantheon in 2004; 31 years of private equity experience. Helen is Head of Pantheon’s European Investment Team and is responsible for managing the activities of PIP … Read More

Holly Mackay

Founder & CEO, Boring Money

Holly has worked in finance since 1999. She is a financial expert, a commentator on investment markets and the founder and MD of Boring Money. ... Read more

Iona Bain

Author of Own It! How our generation can invest our way to a better future

Iona Bain is a financial journalist, speaker and author who founded the pioneering Young Money Blog in 2011 and has since become the UK's go-to voice on young personal finance. ... Read more

James Chirnside

Managing Director and Chairman, Dart Mining Limited

James has been involved in financial and commodity markets over a thirty-year period and presently sits on three ASX listed company boards, including as chairperson on two Audit and Risk committees. ... Read more

James Faulkner

Editor in Chief, Master Investor UK Ltd.

James Faulkner is the Editor in Chief of Master Investor. Having started investing in his teenage years, James started his career in the City as a market commentator and researcher… Read More

James Ferguson

James Ferguson has 30 years of financial market experience, working in London and Tokyo at investment banks Nomura, Robert Fleming, SBC Warburg, Dresdner Kleinwort Benson and MUFJ. ... Read more

Jason Baggaley

Fund Manager of Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust Limited, Aberdeen Standard Investments, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Jason Baggaley manages the Guernsey registered and London-listed Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust. Jason, who joined Standard Life Investments in 1996 ... Read more

Jean-François Meilleur

President, Director, Quebec Precious Metals

Mr. Meilleur is President and was Chief Executive Officer of the Company from May 2017 to June 2018. He was instrumental to the M&A transaction and all fundings rounds since 2013. ... Read more

Jennifer Kempson

Mamafurfur

Jennifer Kempson is an award-winning UK Finance & Prosperity Money Educator born and raised in Glasgow, Scotland. ... Read more

Ken Okoroafor

CEO, The Humble Penny and Financial Joy Academy

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Kirsty Grant

Chief Investment Officer, Seedrs

Kirsty is a qualified lawyer who joined Seedrs from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. As a corporate lawyer Kirsty focused on mergers and acquisitions, with experience in London, Singapore and Australia. … Read More

Leon Coetze

CEO, Jubilee Metals Plc

A qualified chemical engineer, Mr. Coetzer was with Anglo American Plc for 20 years, 16 of which with Anglo Platinum where he held various technical and operational managerial roles. ... Read more

Lisa Conway-Hughes

Chartered Financial Adviser & Author, Ladies Finance Club

After 8 years as a financial adviser, I realised that most households, no matter what their income, face very similar dilemmas when it comes to money. The motivation to set up Miss Lolly came when I fell pregnant and started to think more seriously about my own financial future. ... Read more

Lord Lee of Trafford DL FCA

 

JOHN LEE is regarded as one of the UK’s leading private investors having bought his first shares sixty years ago. He was one of the earliest to recognise the long-term potential of PEPs, the forerunner of ISAs when they were launched in 1987 and was judged to be the first ISA “millionaire” in 2003. Read more

Lottie Leefe

Founder, Dura Society

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Mark Child

Chairman and CEO, Condor Gold PLC

Chairman & CEO: Chairman 14 years, full time CEO 8 years, re-positioned Condor in Nicaragua in 2008. Versatile, entrepreneurial senior executive, 20 years finance prior to joining Condor. ... Read more

Mark Watson-Mitchell

Mark, who has over fifty-five years’ experience in the UK stock market, established SQC Research in 1993. He previously worked as a dealer for four stockbroking firms and for an investment fund management business. … Read More

Michael Taylor

Full-time Equity Trader

Michael Taylor has traded his own capital in the market on a full-time basis since 2016. He is a long and short trader of UK stocks and has a trading column at Investors Chronicle. … Read More

Mike Dennis

Director, ShareSoc

Mike Dennis is a chartered engineer by profession who worked firstly for Shell and then later for BOC, the industrial gas business. … Read More

Molly Benjamin

Money Coach, Ladies Finance Club

Molly is a financial expert and trained money coach, she is passionate about empowering women about finances. … Read More

Nick Train

Portfolio Manager of Finsbury Growth & Income Trust

Nick Train began his career as an Investment Manager at GT Management in 1981, having graduated from Queen’s College, Oxford with a second class honours in Modern History (1977–1980). He left GT in June 1998, after 17 years, on its acquisition by INVESCO. At his resignation he was a Director of GT Management (London), Investment Director of GT Unit Managers and Chief Investment Officer for Pan-Europe. ... Read More

Octavius Black

CEO, MindGym

Octavius Black is CEO of Mind Gym which he founded in his kitchen with Dr Seb Bailey on 01/01/01. Mind Gym use behavioural science to transform the performance of companies and the lives ... Read more

Reason

Co-founder and CEO, Repair Biotechnologies, Repair Biotechnologies

Reason is co-founder and CEO of Repair Biotechnologies, a biotech startup working on means of rejuvenation of the thymus and reversal of atherosclerosis. He is the founder and writer ... Read more

Richard Berry

Managing Director, Good Money Guide

Richard founded the Good Money Guide (previously Good Broker Guide) in 2015 and has been a broker for 20 years most recently at Investors Intelligence … Read More

Richard Hickman

Director, Investment and Operations, HVPE

Richard Hickman joined HarbourVest in 2014 to focus on the activities of HarbourVest Global Private Equity Limited (HVPE), a closed-end investment company that invests in and alongside HarbourVest-managed funds. ... Read more

Richard Moffitt

CEO, Urban Logistics REIT PLC

Previously an Executive Director at CBRE, where he was Head of the UK Industrial team, Richard has over 25 years’ experience of the UK Industrial and Logistics markets. … Read More

Richard Williams

Property Analyst, QuotedData

Richard started his career as a journalist and his work has been published in many of the UK national newspapers. He has been covering the real estate market for more than five years…. Read More

Richard Wolanski

Finance Director, Avation Plc

Mr Richard Wolanski, B.Com, ACA, is a Chartered Accountant and his qualifications include a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia. Mr Wolanski has extensive professional experience ... Read more

Shawn Iadonato

PhD, Founder and CEO, Kineta, Inc.

Dr. Shawn Iadonato serves as Kineta’s Chief Executive Officer. He has nearly twenty years of experience leading startup biotech companies. Dr. Iadonato is a co-founder of Kineta and initially served as Chief Scientific Officer. … Read More

Simon Popple

Managing Director

The author of a weekly report that helps investor get exposure to commodities (particularly silver and gold). ... Read more

Simon Gergel

Portfolio Manager, Manager of The Merchants Trust, Allianz Global Investors

Simon Gergel is Chief Investment Officer, UK Equities at Allianz Global Investors and manages The Merchants Trust PLC and the Allianz UK Equity Income Fund. He joined AllianzGI in April 2006 ... Read more

Stephen Clapham

Founder, Behind The Balance Sheet

Stephen or Steve is the founder of Behind the Balance Sheet (https://behindthebalancesheet.com//), an investment research and training consultancy, which produces bespoke research and runs training courses … Read More

Steven Tredget

Partner, Oakley Capital Investments

Steven joined Oakley Capital in 2017 and has more than 18 years of investment banking experience. Steven’s focus is fund raising, communications and investor relations for Oakley and its portfolio companies. ... Read more

Tanu Chita

Principal at Pantheon and responsible for managing the investment activities of PIP

Joined Pantheon in 2004; 16 years of private equity experience. Tanu is a senior member of Pantheon’s European investment team and has responsibility for managing the investment activity for PIP… Read More

Tim Price

Director, Price Value Partners

25+ years in the capital markets; 15 years as a discretionary multi-asset portfolio manager and Chief Investment Officer at three successive firms… Read More

Vicki Bradley

Head of Investor Relations for PIP

Joined Pantheon in 2016; Vicki is Head of Investor Relations for PIP. She is also a member of the UK Investor Relations Society Policy Committee. … Read More

Victor Hill

Host speaker and Contributor, Master Investor

Victor is a financial economist, consultant, trainer and writer, with extensive experience in commercial and investment banking and fund management. … Read More

William De Gale

FCA, CFA – Portfolio Manager, BlueBox Asset Management

William de Gale co-founded BlueBox Asset Management in 2017, having spent 20 years at BlackRock and its predecessor companies (Mercury & Merrill Lynch) covering the technology sector. ... Read more