Head of Operations
Gavin joined the team at Shard Capital in February 2016 as the firm’s Head of Operations. Prior to this Gavin has worked for a number of multi-national investment banks within settlements and NPA before moving on to manage middle office teams covering Syndicate, FX, DCM, Repo and sales desks in both London and Moscow. Gavin graduated from the University of Greenwich with a BA in Accounting and Finance.
Head of Marketing
Simon joined Shard Capital in January 2016 with a remit to set up a brand and marketing function. He has 20 years’ marketing, communications and product management experience at Superdrug, BSkyB, BT and Domestic & General. Along the way he has overseen a rebrand, set up a corporate PR function, managed internal comms, commissioned web projects and executed a multitude of ATL/BTL campaigns. And in the process, managed products as diverse as pharmacies and boiler cover through to digital video recorders and remote controls. Simon graduated from the University of Warwick with a BA in History.
Group Financial Controller
Andrew joined Shard Capital in 2014 following 6 years experience in the offshore financial services industry. From 2008 Andrew held the position of Senior Accountant in the alternative investment practice of KPMG in the Cayman Islands, working with Hedge Fund clients in the Americas. In 2010 Andrew made the transition into industry with Swiss Private banking group EFG International, initially in the Cayman Islands office of their Miami based investment advisory firm EFG Capital Advisors, where he held the position of a Fund Accounting Manager responsible for a diverse portfolio of Proprietary and Mutual Fund Structures and latterly as a Senior Fund Accounting Manager in the Group Jersey office. Andrew is a Chartered Accountant (ACA) qualifying with London Based HW Fisher and Company within Audit and Forensic Accountancy.