Geoff Smailes

Chairman

Geoff's career spans over 25 years in Finance, having worked in London, New York and Hong Kong. He has a broad knowledge set with experience from both Banking and Asset Management sectors. He has held senior roles in trading, treasury, structuring and asset management and has had responsibility for significant risk and human resources across all asset classes. He sat on the Markets Management Committee at Barclays Capital 2011-2015, ran Barclays global non-core asset disposal group, and was Global Head of Emerging Markets trading at Credit Suisse from 1998-2002. His entrepreneurial experience was built in co-founding an asset management company, Solent Capital in 2002. Geoff graduated with an MA (Hons) in Economics from Christ's College, Cambridge University. He is now active in the Fintec space and is looking forward to facilitating the very significant impact that Maxeler MPC can have on the Finance sector.