Mark Beeston established Illuminate Financial Management in February 2014. Mark spent the prior four years at ICAP where he sat on the Global Executive Management Group, part of his role as Chief Executive Officer for the post-trade risk business.
Mark Whitcroft spent eleven years in various capital market roles at HSBC and Deutsche Bank based in London, Hong Kong, Singapore and New York. He has been investing in FinTech companies since 2010 and has worked at a number of FinTech startup accelerators.
Alexander Ross joined Illuminate as an Associate at the beginning of 2015 from Bain & Company. During his time at Bain he focused on Financial Services and Private Equity projects in the UK, Ireland, South Africa and Nigeria.
Prior to joining Illuminate, Rezso worked with McKinsey & Company where he focused on digital strategy and performance improvement projects.
Luca previously worked for Murex, where he focused on post-trade consulting services for financial institutions in Asia-Pacific.
Rachel Townend joined Illuminate Financial Management in February 2014. Previously, Rachel spent 5 years working at Satya Capital LLP, a private equity firm investing solely in Africa.