The Team

Professor Lord John Krebs
Chairman of the Board

Deputy Chairman Nuffield Foundation. Formerly Principal Jesus College Oxford, Chairman House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee, UK Food Standards Authority, CEO Natural Environment Research Council. President of the British Science Association.

Dr Marcus Quierin
CEO

14 years of corporate venture investment and build experience. Previously at Tesco.com and Bain & Company. MBA Insead, PhD Cambridge in quantum physics, and BA Oxford.

Dr Greg B Davies
Head of Behavioural Finance

Globally recognised expert in applied decision science and behavioural finance. Started and led Barclay’s behavioural and quant finance team for 10 years. PhD Cambridge in behavioural decision theory. Associate Fellow Saïd Business School, lecturer Imperial College.

John Church
Non-exec Director

Formerly COO of Barclays Private Bank, MD of Barclays Offshore Services. Barclays Premier Banking and Barclays France, and Bursar, Pembroke College Oxford. MA Cambridge.

Kevin Lecocq
Non-exec Director

MD Catalex Capital, CEO Aradia Asset Management. Formerly Group MD at UBS, Global Chief Investment Officer at Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management and at Barclays Wealth. US Marine Corps, MBA UCLA, BA Rochester.

Dr Casey Chen
Behavioural Scientist

Has a PhD in quant finance, is responsible for suitability analysis between investors and investments, as well as the mathematical and methodological research and development for other Oxford Risk products, supported by several years of experience.

Dr. Zoe Theocharis
Behavioural Scientist

Expert with a wide range of skills, including Behavioural Economics, sophisticated Data Analysis, Statistics, PM & Process Design. Held various international positions (both technical & managerial ones), worked with: | BARCLAYS | BP | NASA | Google | SKY | Siemens | EU | Pfizer | UK GOV | Tesco | IKEA | UCL | LSE | Dectech | L’Oreal | Rolls-Royce | Partnership | Atos Origin | more...

Dr Alex Chase
Head of Product

Alex has a PhD in Neuroscience, focuses on product design, research and development, and consulting projects that involve new profiling tools, aging and retirement, financial wellbeing, and the design of apps and digital channels.

Simon Jackson
Commercial Director

Simon has just completed an MSc in Entrepreneurship at UCL and is on track to achieve a Distinction. He has a good knowledge of FinTech and Wealth Management and has spent over 10 years working as a Wealth Manager and Team Leader at Coutts and Barclays Wealth. He is Level 6 qualified and a Chartered Wealth Manager achieving a Distinction in the PCIAM exam.

Daniel Conaghan
Technical Director

Works with other departmental managers to ensure technological developments align with the company's goals.

Nick Charnley
Business Development Director

Nick has over 15 years’ experience working for large global asset management firms, with a focus on sales and distribution to UK, Pan European and Global financial institutions. Nick actively seeks to cultivate existing relationships and develop new strategic partnerships across the wealth management industry.

Gillan Williams
Brand Manager

Expands awareness and demonstrates the value of the Oxford Risk brand to investment industry decision makers across multiple territories.

Khrystyna Mydza
Customer Success Manager

Khrystyna will look after your requirements with Oxford Risk and will make sure that all your expectations are met with regards to products and services that Oxford Risk have on offer.

Adrian Bompa
Developer

Software engineer having several years of commercial experience in the IT industry.

Johan Mouritsen
Developer

PHP Developer at Oxford Risk | Computer Science Graduate at UCL

Marius Kaikaris
Developer

PHP Developer at Oxford Risk

Torben Emmerling
Sales Switzerland

Behavioural scientist, designer and advisor with background in behavioural economics, strategy, organisational development, innovation management, market research and client relationship management. Founder and Managing Partner of Affective Advisory - the inventors of D.R.I.V.E.®