Richard Cook

Chief Executive Officer

Richard has been Chief Executive Officer since 2009 and has been involved in the

 structuring and management of tax-efficient investment assets for over 14 years.

 Richard conceptualised and launched the Blackfinch brand and has overseen the

 growth and expansion of the company within the UK retail market, evolving the

 company to where it is today. Previously, Richard has worked in senior banking

 roles within Merrill Lynch and the Bank of New York.

Richard has 15 years’ senior experience in financial services, specialising in asset

 backed fund management. Richard has extensive project, corporate finance and

 fund management experience across multiple asset classes such as property,

 renewable energy, asset backed lending and capital protected investments.

 Richard holds an Executive MBA from IE Business School the Certificate in

 Discretionary Investment Management and the Diploma in Financial Planning.

 Prior to joining Blackfinch Richard held roles at NatWest, FTSE and Credit

Suisse in London and New York.

Richard Simmonds

Chief Investment Officer

Jerry joined Blackfinch in 2013 to focus on strategic account management

and has over 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry which has

 ranged from direct sales, management training and managing an IFA network.

 Jerry is well known and highly respected for the depth of his knowledge and

 understanding of the challenges advisers face both at an individual and

corporate level.

Jerry R. Price

Chief Distribution Officer

Ian joined Blackfinch in 2017. His brief as Chief Operating Officer is to ensure

 that existing and future clients, and their advisors, have a best-in-class

experience whenever they come into contact with Blackfinch. Ian brings more

than 30 years of financial services experience to Blackfinch, having held senior

 operational and general managerial roles in organisations such as Lloyds Bank,

 Barclays Bank, Clerical Medical and Wesleyan Assurance Society, in the UK,

 Europe and Middle East. He is a Warwick MBA with professional qualifications

 in banking and marketing.

Ian Hall

Chief Operating Officer


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