Prior to joining ipushpull Matthew co-founded RANsquawk, a market leading and highly successful online financial news service. His background is in delivering web-based services, building teams and growing businesses. Prior to RANsquawk Matthew worked as an analyst and trader at various financial institutions and holds an MSc Finance from Imperial College and BSc Investment & Financial Risk Management from Cass Business School.
Based in London, ipushpull provides live data sharing, workflow and automation.
ipushpull is an enterprise - API first - platform that improves workflow efficiency by allowing secure live data sharing and collaboration. Users can securely share data live between desktop applications, databases, messaging platforms and cloud services by automatically and synchronously connecting grids of data across any connected application. Our primary focus is financial markets while our customers include enterprises across different industries, SMEs and self-service web customers.
+ support our ground-breaking work in advanced access control and data security, selected by the Investment Association to join their fintech accelerator in 2020, won the CFETS Fintech Award in Shanghai in 2019, won the inaugural Symphony Innovation Award 2018, the 2018 Benzinga Award for 'Best Proprietary Platform & API' and was included in the '100 most influential Fintech companies' by Harrington Starr for 2 years in a row.
An innovator, developer and technology professional, David has extensive corporate experience of delivering real-time mission critical scalable platforms to financial institutions including BarCap, ABN Amro & BNP Paribas. David holds a Masters Degree in Japanese from the University of Essex and an Honours degree in Computer Science from the University of Manchester.
An entrepreneur in technology & financial markets, prior to founding ipushpull Dan built the Eccoware electronic trading software business delivering the first off-the-shelf arbitrage platform for electronic markets. Dan also runs a derivatives trading company and advises a number of startups. Dan holds a Masters Degree in Operational Research and Business Management from Lancaster University Business School and the University of Rome, and an Honours degree in Electronic Engineering from UCL.
Starting at one of the first trading arcades in London, Kevin now has 20 years of experience in the derivatives marketplace. In a role previous to ipushpull, Kevin ran the Global Team as Head of Sales Engineering at Object Trading (ISV) part of Vela. As Head of Client Services at ipushpull he is responsible for customer success, the running and processes of the support team, public and private customer environments, as well as new technologies and streamlining of processes.
As a Sales Operations professional with 20 years of commercial and technical experience, Darren is responsible for the commercial onboarding of new clients, while supporting global sales efforts. With an in depth understanding of financial services as well as tools and platforms, Darren has a background in helping clients achieve their objectives, letting clients focus on their core business goals as well as a product role. Darren holds a Masters Degree in Information Systems Engineering from Surrey University.
A background working in the technology sector, Steve’s passion lies in championing innovative solutions that redefine the way businesses operate and how work gets done. Prior to ipushpull, he has held a number of senior leadership roles including, product lead for Microsoft Teams and Facebook’s b2b offering, Workplace. Steve holds a BSc in Business Studies from Royal Holloway, University of London.
Katya is responsible for the marketing of ipushpull across the product cycle, as well as digital, creative and PR activities, having joined the team at an early stage of the platform creation. Katya holds an MA in Marketing Management and a BA in Illustration & Animation. Prior to joining ipushpull she worked as an animator and designer at Agile Films, on creative motion content for corporate clients such as Sky, DirectGov and CapitalOne. As part of a team, she has previously been shortlisted for a British Animation Award.
Brendan Bradley - Chairman
Former Chief Innovation Officer and Executive Board Member - Eurex
Brendan is an experienced Financial Markets and FinTech professional having spent many years as a consultant and product development specialist prior to becoming an Executive Board Member and Chief Innovation Officer at Eurex, the European derivatives exchange.
For ipushpull Brendan brings expertise in advising growing businesses and identifying market opportunities combined with a broad network of potential partners and contacts in both the Financial and FinTech communities
Mercury Capital Advisors (Private Equity)
Sabina is Partner and Head of Mercury Capital’s Secondary Advisory team. During her twenty year career, Sabina was previously MD at Paul Capital, a global private equity firm, responsible for secondary private equity transactions. Prior to this Sabina was Executive Director at GE Equity in London, responsible for private equity investments, and also headed up the private equity investment team at BNL-BNP Paribas.
EMEA CIO (Retired)
Damian is a senior technology executive spending over 20 years at Goldman Sachs, becoming partner in 2012 and was the EMEA CIO, Head of Regulatory Architecture and Global Head of Enterprise Data before retiring. Over the course of his career, Damian held a range of senior management roles in London, Tokyo & New York delivering large-scale digital and data transformation initiatives. For ipushpull Damian is advising on enterprise architecture and developing and scaling technology solutions.
Prof. Saleem Bhatti
Prof of Computer Science
University of St Andrews
Saleem is a Professor in Computer Science at the University of St Andrews. He has over 25 years of experience in collaborative research worldwide with interests in computer communication networks, distributed systems including systems architecture, communication protocols, and applications; with particular interest in mobility, security, energy and performance evaluation.
Ian has spent over 25 years delivering and advising on complex and large-scale change for banks and exchanges. From running IBM’s financial markets consulting arm to managing niche consultancy firms Ian typically works between business and IT executive teams to ensure that IT architectures, strategy and change programmes deliver to realistic business imperatives and priorities. For ipushpull Ian is advising on capital markets workflow and its interaction with technology as well as broader company strategy.