Visor Capital (UK) Ltd
Visor Capital UK Ltd was founded in 2006. In a decade, the company has grown to become a successful agency broker and investment bank with expertise in developed and frontier markets. Visor offers a wide range of products that includes analytical research, trading on 30+ world capital markets and investment banking services.
Visor Capital has a team of experienced professionals with exceptional knowledge of the market demands and takes innovation, excellence and integrity as a moto
Stefano has over 18 years of experience in the developed and frontier financial markets. He joined Visor Capital from Credit Agricole equity desk. Prior to that Stefano was Director at ING Bank covering Central and Eastern markets. His previous experience includes equity Sales and Trading positions at Santander and Morgan Stanley. Stefano has a degree in Economics and Business from the University of Pavia.
CFO, Compliance Officer
Atul has over 25 years of experience working in global financial markets. He has experience of investing in public and private equities in both developed and frontier financial markets. Atul was a fund manager for a large portion of his career and has since transitioned to hold senior executive roles as CEO and CFO in financial businesses. Atul previously worked at F&C Asset Management, Bankers Trust and Gartmore during his investment career and then progressed to running Compass Asset Management in Kazakhstan before returning to the UK. He has since worked as a consultant advising clients on projects focussed in frontier markets and early stage companies. Atul has an MBA from Warwick Business School and a first degree in Mathematics from Brunel University.
Andre has more than 16 years of experience in the financial markets. Prior to joining Visor, Andre was a partner with Exotix Partners and specialized in sourcing and trading distressed and illiquid debt and equity across emerging markets and Europe. His previous experience included roles at BlueBay Asset Management and ING Bank. Andre started his career in New York with PWC and later with E&Y where he worked on audit and advisory services. He holds MBA degree from the City University of New York and MS degree in Finance from London Business School.
Alon has considerable investment banking experience, and extensive capabilities in emerging and frontier markets across bonds, corporate debt, equities and private placements. Alon started in the industry in 1994 and until recently was one of the founding partners at Exotix Partners. Prior to Exotix Alon has worked in both origination and sales roles at Merril Lynch and WestLB. Alon has also worked as a financial consultant advising clients on emerging market debt. Alon has an Economics degree from University College London and an MBA from Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Head of Research
Dominic has over 17 years of experience in emerging and frontier markets, and he has received top international rankings (#1 Extel both individually and as head of team for Emerging EMEA/ Frontier markets), in addition to expertise in the energy sector. He previously was Head of Research for Visor Capital in Almaty, where he worked for 6 years, helping expand coverage to cover 10 countries, over 50 stocks and fixed income coverage. Dominic’s prior experience includes the oil and gas consultants Wood Mackenzie and PricewaterhouseCoopers in London, and he is currently a Director at Frontier Advisory Ltd. He holds an MSc from University College London and a BsC from Sheffield University , both in Economics, and has professional membership of the ATT.
Askar has over 10 years of experience in financial market in trading divisions. Prior to joining VISOR he worked on the trading desk positions for various brokerage companies including TuranAlem securities, Amun Capital and PFG. Askar has in depth knowledge in market making and algorithmic trading strategies covering emerging and developed markets. He holds a Bachelor in Economics from Kazakh State University.