CEO & Co-Founder
Rowland is a proven entrepreneur and leader with over thirty years’ experience in the financial services research industry. He has a successful track record of founding and growing start-ups including IDEA Global and 4CAST, which provided cutting-edge business intelligence and research tools focused on macroeconomics, policy and financial markets.
His knowledge of FICC markets, technology and trading led him to co-found Limeglass, which uses advanced technology to cut through the huge volumes of financial research to find and assimilate the most important and relevant information.
CTO & Co-Founder
Simon brings over twenty years’ worth of experience developing online financial market software to his role as CTO at Limeglass. His track record of producing flexible, scalable solutions that are robust and stand the test of time is testament to his innovative approach to technology. A true problem solver, Simon’s role in co-founding Limeglass reflects the passion and rigour with which he approaches all things digital.
One of the Founding Partners of Oxbow Partners, a leading advisory to the insurance industry, Tony has extensive experience in operations and financial management. Tony’s industry experience spans two decades and includes senior roles at Willis Towers Watson and Jardine Lloyd Thompson.
Peter has many years of experience in negotiating and implementing the legal relationship between a company and its shareholders, employees, and third parties. He has overseen and developed agreements across the entire agreement lifecycle to ensure they are regulatory and legally compliant. Peter has been a trusted advisor to many businesses in the financial services ecosystem, providing counsel on the most vital aspects of their operations.
Brendan can be considered something of a veteran in financial markets. He possesses thirty years of industry experience, during which time he has a proven track record of leading product development and innovation. Most recently, Brendan has been focused on identifying the most relevant fintech ideas around market structure, regulation and technology, acting as an investor, advisor, entrepreneur and consultant.
Anton is an expert strategist and business builder with a proven track record of growing revenue and market share through marketing and commercial activities. With extensive global experience in advising M&A and partnerships in financial technology services, Anton has provided strategic direction for ICAP, MTS, TIM Group and Mosaic Smart Data.
James has over twenty years’ experience in financial markets, including tenures at three of the top ten investment banks, across four main global financial centres. A natural creator and business builder, James has overseen and developed several successful early stage ventures and facilitated strong growth in existing businesses, with experience spanning the dot com and now blockchain business cycles. He is passionate about innovation, stimulating new value and strategic collaboration in business, and getting things done.
Ashley has over thirty years’ experience in financial markets. He has worked in trading, sales and business development roles for some of the world’s largest infrastructures and financial institutions, including HSBC, Refinitiv and NYSE Technologies. More recently, he has advised several start-ups and established companies, including Aldermore Bank and Grant Thornton UK LLP, on their fintech strategy. He is also Chair of the Education Committee for the ACI Financial Markets Association in the UK.
Steven Saywell is one of the city’s most respected research-led market professionals over 20 years of institution-side research leadership and experience spanning FX and FICC markets. As Chief Currency Strategist at Citigroup he developed a pinpoint, research-led focus on currency markets, utilising and applying best-in-class research techniques to generate FX trade ideas. The principal author of the flagship CitiFX Views, Steven’s team was continually ranked #1 for Currency Research in the flagship Euromoney poll. At BNP Paribas he was responsible for driving the strategic view and analysis for the G10 currencies. His FX strategy team pioneered a unique system of currency analysis combining macro-economic and quantitative tools. Steven is an experienced presenter and guest host on BBC, Bloomberg and CNBC, with a focus on macro-economics and FX.
Terence Sinclair’s career has focused exclusively on driving commercial impact from research. A managing director at Citi for twenty years he was a top ranked equity analyst in mining and steel, then telecoms. His twelve years in research management involved leading Citi’s European research team, then becoming the firm’s first global franchise director across all asset classes. His experience involves addressing a broad range of research challenges – commercial impact, resource allocation, client marketing, product design, regulatory advocacy, international compliance, pricing. He was a member of Citi’s management committee for Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Citi’s UK operating committee. He had roles as Citi’s representative on industry bodies and as part of its team of advocates in regulatory affairs. He has an MA from Cambridge University where he read philosophy. He has been a trustee or chair of four performing arts charities.