Omar has spent over 12 years specializing in security pricing and valuation. He spent 6 years working at PIMCO where he led the European pricing function. He has worked as a fixed income analyst for Interactive Data (acquired by ICE Data Services) and Bloomberg. Omar also has experience in financial engineering and has worked as a front office developer at Danske Bank. Additionally, Omar has a range of entrepreneurial and commercial experience through his involvement with a number of start-ups. He holds a BSc Mathematics and Management from the University of Manchester and a Certificate in Quantitative Finance (CQF). He also graduated from the Executive MBA programme at London Business School in 2016.
Samuel has spent most of the last 18 years working in Front Office Development as a consultant contractor. Samuel has worked for a range of institutions, including market data providers, Hedge Funds, Investment banks and Brokerage houses. Samuel has specialized in Excel spreadsheet management. His focus has been working with organisations to standardize their Excel spreadsheet infrastructure and advise on best practice. Samuel has developed enterprise front office solutions for Morgan Stanley, BlueCrest Capital, BGC Partners, Barclays Capital, PIMCO, Danske Bank and Bloomberg. Samuel also ran Excel training courses for teams in Bloomberg. Samuel holds a BSc Economics and Computer Science Degree from City University in London.