CEO John Gunn’s extensive experience in the finance and the brokerage industry spans over two decades and has armed him with business development skills coupled with a comprehensive knowledge of the securities industry. Mr Gunn’s career includes working with Hoare Govett, Williams de Broe, and Assicurazione Generali S.p.A.
To date, Mr Gunn has provided corporate finance advice and brokerage services to a range of international companies. These have been listed on a variety of exchanges including the UK, Canada, Europe, North America and Australasia.
Jubeenh Nazhat, a corporate lawyer, joined GIS in January 2011. Jubeenh is a Cambridge University graduate and specialises in Corporate and Banking Law. She has over 12 years' experience working in top City law firms, including Linklaters and CMS Cameron Mckenna, where she gained valuable experience in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, project finance, construction and banking.
Miss Nazhat provides specialised legal advice on compliance and other areas to GIS and its associated companies. .
John Allan has a wealth of experience in the trading and settlement arenas. Mr Allan joined GIS in September 2011 and is responsible for the Trading and Settlements department.
Mr Allan also assists with the onboarding of new clients and ensuring that GIS keeps abreast of financial products of potential interest to our clientele.
Ken joined GIS in November 2012 and, having over 30 years experience, is expert in both domestic & foreign settlements.
Ken Deare’s career includes working at Lehman Brothers, Societe Generale and Otkritie Securities.
Harry joined GIS in February 2012 after two and a half years’ experience at a boutique corporate finance firm. A Durham University graduate, Harry has since become an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment and has passed his CFA level 2.
Mr Stothert deals in equities, bonds and FX, acting on behalf of GIS clients and he is in charge of the client onboarding process. . .
Billy Rowe has over 15 years’ experience working in financial services and joined GIS in November 2012.
Billy is responsible for settling companies’ trades and assisting the wider team with setting up new clients, dealing with day to day account queries and assisting trade executions. .
Sean Minks joined GIS in 2013. He graduate from University of Technology, Sydney and recently completed a Masters in Finance here in the UK. He has passed his level 1 CFA and is continuing his studies to hold the designation Chartered Financial Analyst, as well as undertaking the IMC to be RDR compliant.
Reporting to the directors, he helps support functions across all areas of the business with the skill sets obtained from these professional certifications and his educational experiences.
Samantha has been in the financial services industry for over 16 years and has experience of working in both boutique and large corporate organisations including LCF Rothschilds and Barclays Capital.
Sam was at Bank of New York Mellon for over 7 years working on a variety of matters including overseeing the settlements team and implementing controls within the department to decrease risk and exposure.
Samantha joined the team at GlS in April 2013 and is responsible for risk management and embedding control procedures.
Global Investment Strategy UK Limited is Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority 437558, www.fca.org.uk/register/, and is a member of the London Stock Exchange.
Global Investment Strategy UK Limited is a company incorporated in England and Wales with number 04576299 and whose registered office address is Brook Point, 1412 High Road, London N20 9BH.