Board

Sir Harvey McGrath View bio → Close bio

Harvey has had a long career in financial services, latterly having chaired Man Group plc, Prudential plc and Big Society Capital. He has been chair of Funding London since 2017 and is an active philanthropist and social investor.

Sir Harvey McGrath

NED Independent Chair

Nadege Genetay View bio → Close bio

Nadege is a former senior regulator and has been providing strategic regulatory and governance advice to the financial sector since 2015. She is the director of ZANN Consulting and Associate Partner at Sicsic Advisory.

Nadege Genetay

NED Independent RemCo Chair

Ian Williams View bio → Close bio

Ian plays a pivotal role in local governance and is a key figure on the Society of Municipal Treasurers Executive Committee. Ian contributes significantly to strategic financial management as Non-Executive Director of London Treasury Limited and London Energy Limited.

Ian Williams

NED Local Government

Luke Webster View bio → Close bio

As the GLA’s Chief investment Officer, Luke oversees major project finance, net zero carbon initiatives, SME and housing investments, and the GLA Group’s treasury shared service. He has 18+ years' experience in corporate treasury, pension fund management, and private markets.

Luke Webster

Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer

Investment Management

Richard Tomlinson View bio → Close bio

As Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Richard brings 13 years of treasury and investment expertise. With prior roles at Tesco Pension Fund and Local Pensions Partnership and previously as European Finance Director at Donovan Data Systems, Richard brings a blend of financial services and commercial experience.

Richard Tomlinson

Deputy Chief Investment Officer

Freddie Coggle View bio → Close bio

Freddie contributes 11 years of treasury management and investment experience and is now a senior member of the portfolio management team for the London Treasury Liquidity Fund. Qualified with the ACT on GLA's trainee scheme, he holds a BA (Hons) in Business and Accounting.

Freddie Coggle

Senior Associate - Portfolio Manager

Jane Kotchkina View bio → Close bio

Jane is a portfolio manager, focussing on the London Treasury Liquidity Fund. Prior to joining LTL in 2023 she managed cash and bond funds at Epworth IM. Before Epworth, she performed fund research for several wealth managers including Citi and Towry.

Jane Kotchkina

Senior Associate - Portfolio Manager

Salaman Veerathas View bio → Close bio

Salaman’s role focusses on the management of the London Treasury Liquidity Fund and London Treasury’s discretionary asset management activity., He qualified with the ACT on the GLA's trainee scheme. His seven years of treasury and investment experience, along with a BSc in Mathematics, contribute to his analytical proficiency.

Salaman Veerathas

Associate - Portfolio Manager

Aisling Connell View bio → Close bio

Aisling, an Investment Analyst, possesses four years of varied local government finance and accountancy experience across LTL and the GLA. She joined the GLA through an apprenticeship scheme, where she gained AAT accreditation. Following a rotation to London Treasury, she is now a permanent, valued member of the Investment Team and studying for the IMC.

Aisling Connell

Investment Analyst

Treasury Management

Feyisayo Adekugbe View bio → Close bio

Feyisayo, previously a Senior Investment Manager within London Treasury, currently leads the treasury operations team. She holds an HND in Accountancy and is a Chartered Public Finance Accountant. With over 14 years of experience in treasury and pensions in the GLA and the London Boroughs of LB Ealing and Bexley, she brings a wealth of financial expertise.

Feyisayo Adekugbe

Senior Associate - Treasury Operations Manager

Naketa Bell View bio → Close bio

Naketa is a Treasury Analyst at London Treasury and has extensive experience in local government finance; particularly financial reporting, management accounting, cash flow management and financial due diligence. Keen to learn, Naketa constantly adds new skills to her repertoire.

Naketa Bell

Treasury Analyst

Javier Techie-Afful View bio → Close bio

Javier is a finance professional with a decade of experience in both the private and public sector. His depth of experience ranges from systems transformation, corporate & management reporting and treasury.

Javier Techie-Afful

Treasury Analyst

Impact Investment and Analysis

Kenroy Quellennec-Reid View bio → Close bio

Kenroy has over 20 years of experience in impact investment. Leveraging his MA in International Finance, he has established several investment funds in the SME and low carbon sectors, including the Greater London Investment Fund and Mayor of London Energy Efficiency Fund.

Kenroy Quellennec-Reid

Deputy Director - Impact Investment

Ruvarashe Gumbo View bio → Close bio

Ruvarashe has a decade of experience in the sustainability and carbon mitigation space. Her background spans mineral processing in Zimbabwe, consultancy in South Africa and Asia, and extensive work on energy efficiency projects in the UK. Ruvarashe holds degrees in Chemical Engineering and Environmental Engineering and an MSc in Energy Management.

Ruvarashe Gumbo

Senior Associate - Impact Investment and Sustainability

Sandeep Duggal View bio → Close bio

Sandeep is an Economics graduate with over 17 years of experience working in the public sector. He leads on the financial analysis of environmental projects. Previously Sandeep worked at the GLA, most recently as the Programme Manager for an international smart cities project delivered in six European cities.

Sandeep Duggal

Associate - Impact Investment

Zhongzhe Wu, CFA View bio → Close bio

Zhongzhe is a CFA charterholder and holds an MPhil in Engineering from the University of Cambridge with a specialisation in Sustainable Development. He has experience working as a Climate Risk Specialist in the financial industry and a Sustainability Engineer in a building consultancy.

Zhongzhe Wu, CFA

Associate-Impact Investment and Sustainability

SME Investment

Maggie Rodriguez-Piza View bio → Close bio

Maggie is the head of Funding London since 2009, managing seven funds with over £150m of assets. She manages LCIF’s co-investment partner relationships. Previously Maggie worked in M&A and capital markets at Hawkpoint Partners (now Canaccord Genuity) and Mazars.

Maggie Rodriguez-Piza

Deputy Director - SME Investment

Puneet Raj Bhatia View bio → Close bio

Puneet leads LCIF’s investment team. He manages the transaction lifecycle experience from origination, diligence, negotiation, and legals to post investment board level support and exits. Previously Puneet worked for Deutsche Bank, DB Ventures, Ernst & Young.

Puneet Raj Bhatia

Fund Director - London Co-Investment Fund

Robert Gordon View bio → Close bio

Robert leads LCIF’s portfolio management. Prior to this, Robert gained experience working with early-stage companies carrying out due diligence for Family Offices and before that assisting companies fundraising while working at an Angel group.

Robert Gordon

Senior Associate - Portfolio Manager

Bianca Valea-Smith View bio → Close bio

Bianca oversees Funding London and London Treasury marketing initiatives and business support programme. She has a bachelor’s degree in economics and over five years of experience in marketing and project management in the financial industry.

Bianca Valea-Smith

Marketing & Community Manager

Jade Collins View bio → Close bio

Jade joined the SME and Venture Capital team in 2022 and oversees the marketing needs across LTL. As the marketing executive, she also looks after Funding London’s startup accelerator for diverse founders. Jade holds a MSc in International Marketing.

Jade Collins

Marketing & Community Executive

Governance and Delivery

Solene Delion View bio → Close bio

Solene, with 15 years in corporate finance, including over 5 years in treasury, serves as Chief of Staff. Her extensive financial experience in both public and private sector organisations, supports a strong understanding of corporate and treasury strategy and operations.

Solene Delion

Chief of Staff

Isabelle Pocock View bio → Close bio

As Company Secretary & Head of Governance, Isabelle boasts 15 years of experience in corporate secretaryship and corporate governance across private, public, and third sectors. Her ACG Chartered Secretary qualification, coupled with director and trustee experience, highlights her comprehensive expertise.

Isabelle Pocock

Company Secretary and Head of Governance

Jayne Fisher View bio → Close bio

Jayne is an accomplished Senior Executive Assistant with over 30 Years working in the Investment/Financial Sector. Providing key organisational skills, administrative and business support to the CEO and Senior Management team.

Jayne Fisher

Office Manager and PA to the MD

Hiruni Gunasekara View bio → Close bio

Hiruni has an analytical background with experience in treasury and credit functions within financial services institutions. Hiruni is an Analyst intern, working in rotations within the Treasury Management, Green Finance and Investment teams.

Hiruni Gunasekara

Analyst Intern

Risk

Rob Plumridge View bio → Close bio

Rob joined LTL in August 2023 as Chief Risk Officer, responsible for risk and compliance. Previously he held senior compliance roles at asset management firms including BAE Systems, CCLA, Black River and Cargill. Rob is a Chartered Fellow of CISI.

Rob Plumridge

Chief Risk Officer

Finance

Candida Flowers View bio → Close bio

Candida has extensive experience in senior finance roles within private equity and in different sector and geographic centric Funds. She previously worked for Candover, GMT Partners, Greater Pacific Capital and Hunnewell Partners. Candida is qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) and was made a fellow in 2006.

Candida Flowers

Chief Financial Officer

Ilja Lamin View bio → Close bio

Ilja manages the financial reporting of the LTL Group, including the London Treasury Liquidity Fund, which he played a central role in designing. A Chartered Public Finance Accountant, Ilja’s background is in local government finance. He worked at the GLA as a treasury accountant before joining LTL.

Ilja Lamin

Senior Associate - Financial Controller

Sami Chowdhury View bio → Close bio

Sami, serving as the Management Accountant, holds an MBA and MSc. With a robust foundation in finance and accounting, Sami plays a pivotal role in ensuring effective financial management and providing valuable support for strategic decision-making.

Sami Chowdhury

Management Accountant

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For more information about joining the team please contact recruitment@londontreasury.org