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THE COMPANY

About us

Michael O'Riordan

Founding Partner

Michael has over 20 years Financial Services experience.  He started his career in Investment Banking working at Deutsche Bank and RBS before moving to Credit Suisse where he begun his Asset Management career. He has worked at Credit Suisse, HSBC, BlackRock and JP Morgan within various product development and strategy roles covering Mutual Funds and ETFs. 


He has built ETF businesses at Credit Suisse, HSBC and JPMorgan and brings significant experience and understanding to what it takes to launch a successful ETF business. He has an in-depth understanding of the product development process and an excellent understanding of the regulatory landscape across Ireland, Luxembourg and the UK.

Lorraine Hedderman

Partner

Lorraine has over 20 years Financial Services experience gained at firms such as Bank of Ireland, Barclays Capital, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Citibank.
Her career has covered various capital market functions from product development to operational execution, across all major asset classes – Equity, Fixed Income, Alternatives.

Having worked at a number of prestigious firms she brings a deep level of insight into the workings of these organizations and the best practices applied.

Andrea Murray

Advisor

Andrea Murray relocated to London from Washington, D.C. in 2019 where she was the Senior Relationship Manager and ETF Specialist covering leverage, inverse and volatility-based ETFs at ProShares. In addition to Andrea’s 10 years of ETF experience, she spent three years in Sydney, Australia, working at Chancellor Hattersley Lloyd as an ETF analyst and Portfolio Administrator. Prior to that, her 20-year finance career began in Boston at Brown Brothers Harriman working for eight years as a Relationship Manager covering International Markets in a variety of capacities.  She is also Co-Head of the London Women in ETFs Chapter.

David Abner

Advisor

David Abner is a leading ETF expert and the author of The ETF Handbook and The Visual

Guide to ETFs. David was previously CEO of WisdomTree Europe Ltd and a member of WisdomTree’s Global Executive Committee. He is currently the CEO of Dabner Capital Partners, a boutique advisory firm focused on long-range growth trends in

asset management

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