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Meet the Team

Andrew P. White

Andrew P. White

CEO

Andrew started FundApps in 2010 to drag finance software kicking & screaming into the 21st century. 

Previously he created the monitoring software MIG21. He’s also a UCITS expert and authored a chapter in the UCITS Handbook.

Travelling is his thing and at last count has been to 110 countries.

Jon Simpson

Jon Simpson

Deputy CTO

Jon joined us fresh from his PhD at the University of Kent. He keeps an eagle eye on our scalability and security.

Before FundApps he was technical director at RetailLoop.

He’s a keen cyclist and a not so secret Apple fan.

Ebbe Filt

Ebbe Filt

Presales Manager

Ebbe left his native Denmark to come work for FundApps.

Previous to FundApps he was a portfolio analyst at Nordea. Ebbe supports BD using his in-depth knowledge of the FundApps platform, regulatory compliance and challenges faced by Compliance staff. 

Ebbe loves to Kiteboard. He is not very good at squash.

Karl Schindler

Karl Schindler

Head of Content

Karl comes to us all the way from sunny California.

He has a decade’s worth of expertise working in compliance for asset managers in the US, Switzerland & UK

In his free time, he’s perfecting a wakeboarding wrapped KGB.

 

Christof Bays

Christof Bays

Business Development

You can’t do proper compliance without a German on board.

He’s worked for most of the major compliance software vendors and has now come to the best.

After work he has been known to burn out his treadmill and is otherwise a budding wine buff.

Iago Martinez

Iago Martinez

Engineering Manager

Iago is part of our dev team, working on getting extra value out of our data. He's always finding ways to work better.

Previously he worked for DataShaka and Barclays Capital.

He's found browsing around art exhibitions and writes a mean haiku.

DAVID POLONSKY

DAVID POLONSKY

Business Development

Dave helps FundApps' future clients find the path to compliance sanctuary.

He has worked in buy-side FinTech for more than 10 years and recently finished his MBA at LBS.

Dave recently began making pasta. Be wary of him if you are watching carbs.

 

BEN RICHARDS

BEN RICHARDS

Product Manager

Ben joined the company after getting deep down and dirty with EMiR and Dodd Frank at RBS. 

He graduated with a first in mechanical engineering from Bristol university. 

He's our best squash player, which Ebbe and Chris aren't happy about.

 

HANA SEKEREZ

HANA SEKEREZ

Office Manager

Hana's organisational skills are legendary.

She has written a chapter on "Been there- done that": organising the CEO and offices of Lonely Planet, Interpreting for UN, presenting on TV Sarajevo....

Hana loves roller-skating and is our resident yoga pro.

 

MATTHEW KEEN

MATTHEW KEEN

Engineer

Matt likes to think that he's the youngest addition to our team.

He previously worked for Cloudhouse doing app virtualisation and distributed caching for SQL traffic.

In his spare time, Matt likes to build a variety of things, from wood furniture to his own electrical gadgets. 

Patrick Willis

Patrick Willis

Engineer

Patrick converted to the .NET way after having previously worked at Flextrade and UBS almost exclusively in Java.
An Imperial grad, he's gradually moved to smaller & smaller companies.
At the weekends he can be found playing football or paintballing. If not he's probably playing computer games.

Will Smith

Will Smith

Engineer

Will joined FundApps as an intern in 2015. In 2016, he graduated from Imperial College London and joined us full-time.

When he isn't drastically improving rule test performance, he can be seen competing in archery competitions up and down the country.

EDWARD SUVANAPHEN

EDWARD SUVANAPHEN

DESIGN MANAGER

Ed’s goal in life is to design awesome stuff. 

Ed started publishing papers on UX back when it was still HCI, but left academia to join the startup scene, where he designed for companies such as Universal Music and Red Bull F1. 

Ed is a big fan of board games, badminton and single malt.

Lorraine Chimbga

Lorraine Chimbga

Compliance Analyst

Lorraine is part of our content team, helping to provide the best financial compliance software there is. She joins us with an LLB from UCL, and having undertaken an elective in Information Technology Law at LSE.

She’s a not so secret stationery enthusiast and bookworm and she blogs in her spare time.

Tyrene Soler

Tyrene Soler

Business Development

Tyrene joined BizDev team all the way from NYC.

Prior to FundApps she worked for the largest trade ideas equity platform, selling to some of the largest buy-side and sell-side banks.

Tyrene is a qualified personal trainer, avid reader, and peanut butter addict!

Agnieszka Kostrzewa-Szmulka

Agnieszka Kostrzewa-Szmulka

UX Designer

Agnieszka explored user-centred approaches in architecture, designing properties for customers from around the world for over a decade.

Later she decided to drive her career path towards graphics and digital media shaping bespoke user experiences. She likes to start her day with coffee and a good book.

Anthony Angel

Anthony Angel

Infrastructure Engineer

Anthony is no stranger to startups, having spent more than 4 years at the AdTech company Unruly. He's very happy to be wearing a hoody and getting his hands dirty (figuratively).

 Anthony spends a disproportionately large amount of his spare time cooking - quite often a BBQ, but his most recent experiments involve sous-vide.

ROCIO ALMOGUERA

ROCIO ALMOGUERA

CLIENT SUCCESS MANAGER

Rocio comes from a background in management consulting in Switzerland, Spain and the UK.

Leaving fiestas behind she came to the UK and now runs faster than Fernando Torres to make sure our clients are onboarded as smooth as well-made gazpacho.

Rocio is the only person to ever challenge Ben in the prestigious "most stylish FundApper" competition.

MICHAEL TSANGARIS

MICHAEL TSANGARIS

CLIENT EXPERIENCE ANALYST

Michael joined the Client Services team all the way from a wealth management firm in Birmingham.

Previously an anti-tank specialist in the Cypriot army, Michael is as handy with an RPG as he is offering awesome support to our customers.

He is currently completing his CFA.

ARON ADLER

ARON ADLER

Engineer

Aron is a full-stack engineer with a particular passion for functional programming and F#.

He previously worked for Amaze as the Data Intelligence team's in-house developer.

In addition to writing code, his interests include physics, science fiction and typography.

Pat Caldwell

Pat Caldwell

People Operations & Talent Manager

Pat is our PeopleOps guru coming to us all the way from the golden coast of Australia.

Prior to FundApps he held various roles at Affinity Water and BHP Billiton.

He's a lover of rain and long autumn walks hence why he came to misty London!

Arianne Rosmolen

Arianne Rosmolen

Marketing Manager

Originally from the Netherlands, Arianne is in charge of all things marketing.

By joining the team she is swapping Cambridge for London.

Keen to bake for the next FundApps Bake Off, she also enjoys travelling and is a casual cyclist.

Derek Bertolini

Derek Bertolini

Business Development

Derek joined the Sales team in New York to continue FundApps rapid growth in North America.

Before FundApps, Derek worked at a fund of funds and within recruitment.

He has now claimed the coveted “Best at Lacrosse” title at FundApps following his stint playing at Connecticut College. Although, no one else here has a clue how the sport works.

 Linsey Cobban

Linsey Cobban

Business Development

Linsey joined the BD team after finally making the break from an investment banking career spanning four different banks over more years then she'd care to share.

When she's not spreading the FundApps message to our future clients, you can find her in the local wine bar debating the merits of a Californian v. Burgundian Chardonnay, whilst drinking both.

Jonny Bradshaw

Jonny Bradshaw

Head of Product

Jonny is a boomerang having returned home to FundApps after an extended sabbatical in the North.

At FundApps he sits in the middle of it all and helps build the things that deliver value to our clients.

An all-round lover of life, Jonny enjoys family time, makes a mean Sazerac, and has a long-term ambition to swim the Channel; an achievement which he optimistically targets for 2020.

Alex Ruehling

Alex Ruehling

Client Experience Analyst

After having lived in 3 continents, Alex decided on London as her next stop.

With a background in Client Services and Operations she has swapped working for an asset management company for the CS team at FundApps.

In her spare time you can find her on the dance floor or cooking local cuisine, sometimes both at the same time!

Rohan Dickinson

Rohan Dickinson

Talent Partner

Rohan joined the People Ops team having worked in a range of People/HR related roles previously.

He spearheads all talent, diversity, on-boarding and early career related work. Rohan joins with a MSc in Human Resource Management and CIPD Level 7 accreditation from the University of Birmingham.

A big advocate for sport and health, Rohan plays Touch Rugby and enjoys a running challenge.

Carl Lerigo

Carl Lerigo

Compliance Analyst

Carl has joined the Content Team all the way from the Ward of Langbourn (London), via Oxford where he studied Maths.

With a background in data analytics Carl spent the last 4 years developing data analytics services for the funds industry. Most weekends, he can be found travelling the country to play football.

Vivienne Chkadua

Vivienne Chkadua

Client Success Manager

Born in Georgia but raised in NYC, Vivienne looks after the FundApps clients in North America, helping them streamline their processes and maximise their time at work using automation.

Outside of work Vivienne enjoys reading, travelling and volunteering with organisations like New York Cares.

Shaughnessy Hawkins

Shaughnessy Hawkins

Compliance Associate

Shaughnessy (Ness) found the Content team at FundApps along a wandering career path starting in math, through the practice of law, and finally to all things financial regulation.

In her spare time, Ness loves to dance (especially highland!) and make music. She also loves the great outdoors, and travels frequently back to Canada to get her fill.

Emil Castro

Emil Castro

Client Success Associate

Emil spent the last four years as a Big 4 management consultant, working with regulation and risk management in the Northern Europe and UK financial services sector. Previously, as part of the Danish FSA, he supervised the trading activities of the largest Danish banks.

Emil enjoys playing piano and video games and has been breakdancing for 18 years, regularly travelling for battles.

Toby O'Rourke

Toby O'Rourke

CTO

Toby is the CTO at FundApps. With over 15 years' experience in software engineering, Toby has led agile teams and most recently designed consumer facing, high volume, transactional systems for the online cash gaming industry.

His spare time seems to be spent crashing mountain bikes, coaching kids rugby or operating dad's taxi.

Teri Bayrock

Teri Bayrock

Head of Client Services

Originally from Vancouver, Teri has over 10 years' experience in client services, specialising in building client teams within growing tech companies. Laser-focused on creating an exceptional customer experience she has most recently worked for Trussle and Hootsuite.

Teri is a karaoke aficionado with a taste for black coffee and a love of gifs. She also owns way too many band shirts.

Edy Chandra

Edy Chandra

Infrastructure Engineer

Edy originally comes from the Sumatra island in Indonesia. Prior to FundApps, he worked for one of the leading technology consulting firms.

In his spare time Edy enjoys hands-on activities such as experimenting with food ingredients. He is reluctant to call it cooking as it often results in non-edible products. 

Lea Mladineo

Lea Mladineo

Software Engineer

Lea left Split (Croatia) to join our Engineering team, combining her love for programming and travelling.

She previously worked for Siemens as a .NET software engineer focusing on Oil & Gas projects. Outside of work Lea enjoys doing yoga, sports and hanging out with friends.

Chuck Wong

Chuck Wong

Compliance Analyst

Having first studied Material Sciences in the UK and then Law in Hong Kong, Chuck joins the Content team bringing hands-on experience gained as a Compliance Officer for Credit Suisse in Hong Kong.

When he's not navigating the sea of compliance, Chuck also enjoys diving and is a qualified PADI rescue diver.

Kirill Radchenkov

Kirill Radchenkov

Business Development

Born in Russia, raised in Dublin, Kirill sees himself as ‘Ir-ush’. He joins the team with an extensive background in Business Development and even spent 6 years Down Under!

In his spare time he loves boxing, going to the gym and as he’s an avid Man Utd fan he plays football regularly. He’ll soon be challenging the office Fifa King!

Michelle Naufal

Michelle Naufal

Digital Marketing Specialist

Originally from Malaysia, Michelle comes from a very multicultural family and as a result she can speak six languages. Michelle leads the digital marketing charge for FundApps! Before FundApps, she worked for a tech startup.

When she’s not travelling in her spare time, you can find her either at the gym or exploring new restaurants around London.

Roberto Minghi

Roberto Minghi

Software Engineer

Roberto hails from Pisa, Italy. After spending a year in the army, he started pursuing his passion for developing software, focusing on Javascript. Roberto has always been working in the tech industry. Prior to FundApps, he was with a company called Pushfor.

Outside of work you can find him travelling, cooking, playing volleyball and playing board games - just to name a few!

Laura Meikle

Laura Meikle

Software Engineer

Born in London, Laura is half-Malaysian. With 13 years of experience as a developer under her belt, Laura joined FundApps as a Software Engineer. She focuses on the front-end development of the FundApps Platform with her main coding language: Javascript.

Before FundApps, she was with an online gambling company called Playtech. In her spare time, she learns how to play the drums!

Trevor

Trevor

T. rex Mascot

 


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