The Nutmeg board



William Reeve

William Reeve
Chair
Goodlord.co

William, a serial entrepreneur and investor focusing on UK internet businesses, joined the Nutmeg board as chair at the start of 2019. He is also CEO of Goodlord.co, a London-based real estate software business, and serves as non-exec Director at Dunelm PLC. He co-founded Fletcher Research, LOVEFiLM.com and Secret Escapes. He has also served as non-exec Director and/or Chairman of numerous other online businesses including Graze.com, Paddy Power PLC, True Knowledge (now Amazon Echo) and Zoopla among others. He has an M.Eng in Engineering, Economics and Management from Oxford University and lives in Hampstead, London.



Rana Yared

Rana Yared
Non-Executive Director
Goldman Sachs

Rana is a managing director in the Principal Strategic Investments team at Goldman Sachs, which is responsible for leading the firm’s investments in financial technology and enterprise technology, developing market structure strategies across regions and commercialising technology assets. She is a member of the Clearing House Risk Committee and a lead investor for Launch With GS, the firm’s first for-profit investing initiative with a gender lens. Rana joined Goldman Sachs as an analyst in 2006, was named managing director in 2013 and partner in 2018. Rana serves on the boards of Tradeweb, NAV and Barefoot Networks, as well as on the Advisory Committee of Swapclear on behalf of the firm. Rana earned a BS from the Wharton School and BA in International Relations, both at the University of Pennsylvania, and an MSc from the London School of Economics.



Johnny Chen

Johnny Chen
Non-Executive Director
Convoy

Johnny is the chairman and executive director at Convoy Global Holdings Limited. He brings over 30 years of experience in the financial and professional services sector with a particular emphasis on the Greater China region. Johnny was previously the Chairman of Zurich Insurance Group’s China operations and a longstanding member of Zurich’s China leadership team and Asia Pacific executive committee. Prior to joining Zurich, Johnny was a Managing Partner at PwC and an executive member of the firm’s Greater China management board.



Craig Anderson

Craig Anderson
Non-Executive Director
Pentech Ventures

Craig has been a Pentech partner since 2009. His areas of interest include financial services and financial technology, e-commerce infrastructure, and vertical solutions in health. He has led investments in e-commerce company SecretSales (sold to Exponent), security software company Metaforic (sold to Inside Secure) and digital wealth manager Nutmeg. Craig is an experienced business executive and corporate financier, with significant operational, commercial and financial experience within high-growth businesses. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant. Prior to Pentech, Craig ran two VC-backed technology companies through to exit, having previously been Group Financial Controller at Kwik-Fit plc when it was sold to Ford for £1billion.



Stephen Clark

Stephen Clark
Non-Executive Director

Stephen has considerable director-level experience across multiple arms of the finance industry. Before joining Nutmeg, he was chief executive of a string of prominent financial institutions — Oppenheimer International, Gerrard Investment Management and Moscow Narodny Bank / VTB Capital, where he also became chairman. A Freeman of the City of London, Stephen has also previously held director positions at NatWest, where he spent 27 years in a variety of senior strategic roles, Banque Indosuez Group and LawShare Limited.



Martin Stead

Martin Stead
Executive director and chief executive officer
Nutmeg

Martin joined Nutmeg in November 2015 and became CEO in May 2016, succeeding founder Nick Hungerford. Described as an energetic and driven leader, he has built Nutmeg from a start-up to a growth company with a world-class executive team and over 160 people based at the newly renovated Marmite factory in Vauxhall.

Martin has overseen a period of growth from 12,000 customers with £300 million of assets under management (AUM) to 65,000 customers and over £1.5 billion of AUM, making Nutmeg one of the fastest growing wealth managers in the UK, and the largest digital wealth manager in Europe. Martin has led two fundraise efforts, tripling the company’s enterprise value, and attracting £87 million in fresh capital to fuel growth.



Neil Alexander

Neil Alexander
Executive Director and Chief financial and operating officer
Nutmeg

Neil joined Nutmeg in May 2017 from Secretsales.com, where he helped them achieve their exit with a sale to Wowcher. Neil, a Chartered Accountant, brings a wide range of finance, risk and management experience in online international, regulated and growth stage businesses from large corporates through to agile start-ups. Neil held European CFO and CEO roles at the sports betting platform Sportingbet Plc, and was part of the team involved in the sale of the business to William Hill. Neil also spent two years as managing director at Mylotto24 part of Zeal Networks SE.