Stephen Price – Partner
Stephen is an experienced Corporate Finance specialist, a UK Chartered Accountant (FCA at ICAEW) and formerly an 18 year partner at Ernst & Young LLP (UK). He has had extensive overseas experience having worked for clients in more than 40 emerging markets in S.E. Asia, Far East, Middle East, Africa, India, Former Soviet Union and Central & Eastern Europe. His portfolio of clients included foreign investors, central and commercial banks, national governments, financial sector restructuring agencies and international lending organisations.
Oliver Hare – Managing Partner
Ollie holds a B.A. Econ (Hons) from Manchester University. He has worked for over 25 years in the financial services industry. He started his career with S.G Warburg in 1986 within their European Equity Division until 2000. During this time Ollie became Managing Director of UBS Warburg’s Madrid Equity business, then followed by managing UBS Warburg's Paris Equity operations and finally managed UBS Warburg's Swiss Equity Division. After leaving S.G. Warburg in 2000, Ollie was appointed as Managing Director of Banque Piguet, a small Private Bank, in Geneva. In 2003, Ollie was founder and CEO of Helvetica Wealth Management Partners in Geneva up until 2012. During his 9 years at Helvetica , he built an asset management company with over $5bn worth of Asset Under Management. Ollie returned to his home in Mauritius in 2013, where he became CEO of CIM Global Business. Given Ollie's passion for entrepreneurship, he then moved on to become one of the founding partners of AXYS Consulting and Corporate Advisory in 2015.
Jeremy Steane – Project Lead, Financial Services
Jeremy is a corporate finance professional with over 20 years’ experience advising on transactions from origination to implementation, primarily in the financial services sector and with an emphasis on emerging and developing economies. His service expertise also includes a broad range of additional advisory skills (often integrated with M&A services) including financial and operational restructuring, strategic planning, process reengineering and performance improvement. After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 1995, Jeremy spent 8 years with Ernst & Young’s London-based Emerging Markets’ Financial Services Group. In 2003, Jeremy helped Stephen Price establish FSI Capital, a Dubai-based boutique advisory firm providing M&A, restructuring and strategic advisory services in the financial services sector and focused on frontier markets. Jeremy's project experience spans over 30 countries in Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe and the Middle East.