Silke is a director on Reyker’s Management Board and responsible for our client services for both retail and institutional clients, as well as our sales operations for Reyker’s product sales. When Silke is not busy looking after our clients, she’s using her RHS certified green thumbs in her garden.
Silke KesselDirector of Client Services & Sales Operations
Chris AndrewHead of Funds
Our funds team is led by Chris. As well as managing within Reyker our overall funds development, investment strategy and distribution, Chris is also the Managing Director of Clarmond Wealth Limited, an independent firm, which is a wealth management and strategy advisor to Reyker as well as to its own clients. Chris is an IIMR qualified Fund Manager and has in depth senior experience of working with international and UK-based clients.
Martin AugerDirector of Investments & Institutional Clients
Martin is Reyker’s Business Development Director and also heads up the investment team. He has been with Reyker for 7 years and is a member of our Management Board and responsible for Reyker’s institutional client relationships. As well as holding two degrees he holds two FCA controlled function positions: CF29 and CF30. In his spare time, Martin can be found sliding down a mountain on skis.
Dr. James ChuHead of Investment Strategy and Structured Products
James is a CFA member and established industry expert. James has been instrumental as Investment Director in developing investment strategy at Reyker for the past six years. James specialises in real assets, structured investments and derivatives. Before joining Reyker, while at HSBC Asset Management, he managed several billion dollars in AUM. Outside of work, James can be found reducing his handicap on the golf course. James is a CF29 and CF30 for Reyker Securities plc.
Molly ElflainRegional Sales Associate
Molly joined Reyker as an experienced client service professional and has recently joined our Front Office team. When she’s not out meeting advisers you will find her on the Netball court or baking award-winning cakes for her colleagues.
Zane Tibble is the Director of Augere Financial Limited which is an appointed representative of Reyker and markets and distributes structured products as well as Reyker’s products. Zane has over 17 years experience in the Financial Services Industry, beginning his career with Lloyds Bank, followed by 12 years working for Investment Firms in the City. Zane has a wealth of experience in Equity & Derivative Markets, their application in the UK Institutional and Retail sectors and the offshore market. Zane holds successful relationships with IFA intermediaries across the UK, who he works with to understand the individual portfolio planning issues. Zane is a CF1 for Reyker Securities plc.
Daniel OrmondAssistant Manager of Structured Investments
Daniel is a member of our investment management team. He holds a master’s degree in Finance from Queen Mary University of London as well as several industry qualifications. Daniel specialises in real assets, structured investments and derivatives. Outside of work, Daniel is found watching football as a big Arsenal fan.
Eric BrightAssistant Investment Manager
Eric is Assistant Investment Manager in the investments team at Reyker. He is responsible for the day to day management of portfolios across a range of strategies. Eric holds various industry qualifications and his full time role is developing Reyker’s fund offerings and liaising with our investment management partners. He is normally the first point of contact for technical queries. He has a Bachelor’s degree in International Business, Finance and Economics from the University of Manchester and has been a key part of the Reyker team for 4 years. Eric is keen sports fan and foodie.
Francesca BabingtonHead of Custody and Investment Operations
Francesca is a member of Reyker’s Management Board and heads up our investment operations which is responsible for looking after client money and client assets as well as all trade execution and settlements for the business. She is a CF29 for the firm. Outside of the office, Francesca enjoys playing Netball and keeps herself busy with a two year old daughter.
Andrew NelliesHead of Dealing and Institutional Broking
Andrew joined Reyker over 19 years ago and is our Head Dealer and a RDR Securities adviser. He is a Management Board Associate CF29 and CF30. He is a chartered member of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment and an approved stockbroker with the Cyprus Stock Exchange. Outside of work Andrew is a keen sportsman and can be regularly seen training his son’s hockey team or training for his next marathon.
Max FaceyClient Relationship Manager
Richard OsborneCustody and Investment Operations Associate
Richard joined Reyker with 20 years of Banking and Paralegal experience. As a member of Safe Custody, he is responsible for all dividend and income distribution, as well as ensuring client asset positions are balanced daily.
Outside of Reyker, Richard is kept very busy by his 2 children and his new found love of running.
Adrian BarnwellDirector & Chairperson
Adrian joined Reyker 8 years ago, is Reyker’s Chairman, a Statutory Director (CF1) and Head of Risk. He is a material shareholder and is responsible for setting the firm’s strategy and managing risks. Having trained in law and chartered accountancy Adrian brings with him many years of senior management experience in financial services having both been a banking and regulatory technical specialist equity partner at PwC and director at Man Group plc. In his private life he is a musician and makes traditional oak framed buildings.
Katie McGinleyDirector & Deputy Chairperson / In House Counsel
Katie is Deputy Chairperson, a Statutory Board Director and Management Board member. She is a CF1 and a CF10 and as a practising solicitor. Katie acts as the firm’s in-house counsel. Katie is a CFI and CF10 for both Reyker Securities plc and Reyker Trust & Depositary Services Limited.
Daisy AbelaExecutive Assistant
Daisy is our Executive Assistant providing support to the Statutory Directors as well as the business as a whole. Daisy is based in the Legal and Compliance team and has experience working in the legal industry for over 8 years. When she isn’t typing away or busy organising Reyker’s meetings, Daisy is often exercising, having recently won Reyker’s cycling competition. She can also be found buried in a book or enjoying a music festival with friends.
Vitoria MannCompliance & Internal Audit Manager
Vitoria is an experience compliance professional with strong legal and FCA regulatory skills acquired over her career. Prior to joining Reyker, she worked as compliance manager at The Social Stock Exchange, an organisation responsible for certifying social and environmental impact credentials for ethical businesses. Vitoria has a keen interest in the development of environmental, social and governance practices and measurements within the financial sector and companies. In her spare time, you will find Vitoria on the side of a rugby pitch supporting her son, helping her local catholic community or cycling in London. Vitoria is a CF10 and CF10a for both Reyker Securities plc and Reyker Trust & Depositary Services Limited.
Helen FowlieChief Accountant
Helen is responsible for the firm’s financial operations and has been with Reyker for over 8 years. Helen handles the firm’s management accounts and deals with our auditors on a regular basis. Outside of the office, Helen’s family is her main focus. With two sons, Helen’s weekend life is extremely busy, often being found on a football pitch sideline. Helen is a CF10, CF10a, and CF11 for both Reyker Securities plc and Reyker Trust & Depositary Services Limited.
Angela DouglasHR Director (maternity leave)
Angela is Reyker’s HR Director. Angela has been with the business for over 7 years and knows our business and its people inside out having previously been part of our investment operations team. Angela is currently on maternity leave.