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Our Team

Management Team

Mark Woolhouse

Chief Executive Officer

With almost 30 years in financial services, Mark is an experienced operator in corporate finance, capital raising and asset management platforms, having worked at HSBC, Dexion Capital and Fidante Partners. He has delivered growth through leveraging technology to drive operational efficiency and scalability, and internationalisation.

Divyesh Hindocha

Chief Investment Officer

Divyesh has spent 30 years at a trusted adviser to asset owners based in Europe and the Middle East region. He has advised corporate and state pension funds, insurers,  endowments, family offices as well as Sovereign Funds.  He helped asset owners to set their asset allocation framework, to construct diversified portfolios in both public and private markets and to select high quality asset managers to implement the investment strategy. Divyesh is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries and was a Senior Partner at Mercer for much of his professional life, before joining Schroders.

Carl Saggs

Chief Technology Officer

A full-stack developer and engineering lead, with a track record of developing and delivering fintech, edutech and open source software.

Anisa Alikaj

Business Development Director

Accomplished strategy, sales and business development professional with 14 years experience across the financial services and private markets. Proven ability to successfully build strong relationships with U/HNW, Family Offices, and Private & Institutional Investors in Europe. Experienced in setting up and growing new businesses. Deep interest in impact and sustainable investments and a passion for building a more sustainable future.

Karen Huxley

Finance Director

Experienced Finance and Operations Manager with a track record having worked at 3i Group plc and Livingbridge LLP.

Oliver Birch

Marketing & Client Experience Director

A marketer with over 12 years in-house and agency experience. Has developed strategy and executed campaigns across multiple sectors and business types. Brand experience includes UBS, Zurich Insurance, Pernod Ricard and 3 Mobile.

Non-Executive Directors

Jocelyn Dehnert


Jocelyn is an experienced Board adviser with global management experience and deep expertise in leadership strategy. Jocelyn has worked with CEOs and Boards to leverage performance through business solutions relating to executive leadership, governance, organisational change, innovation and strategy.

Just Arne Storvik


Just Arne has senior management experience as CFO, CRO and CIO from the insurance sector spanning 30 years in Scandinavia, UK and Bermuda. He has also held numerous board positions and chaired industry bodies. Since 2003 he has been building a growing portfolio of early stage and VC investments throughout Europe.

Advisory Board

Matthew Peacock

Advisory Board

Matthew founded Hanover Investors in 2002. In his early career he ran International M&A in London for Barclays BZW, following work in NY and London for CSFB. Over the 1990s he led a series of successful private transactions as a lead shareholder and CEO. Since then, Matthew has led multiple PLC boards including 4imprint, Fairpoint, Elementis and Regenersis.

Tor Fyksen

Advisory Board

Acting as professional investor for the last five years.. Co-founder of two consumer banks, Bankia Bank AS (Norway, 2001) and Advanzia Bank SA (Luxembourg, 2005). Member of board of directors since inception of the latter. Board member, member of audit and risk committee in several companies.

Benoît Gerois

Advisory Board

Benoît has an extensive experience in the tech sector, both as an entrepreneur and as an early-stage VC. He spent the last 10 years investing in deep-tech startups across Belgium and France, with a focus on cybersecurity and medtech. He made 15 seed investments with 4 exits to date. Previously he was the CEO and co-founder of Keeneo, a software vendor of intelligent video surveillance systems incorporated on the French Riviera, which he exited to Digital Barriers, a listed PLC company. He also served as part-time CFO in several fast-paced startups. He holds a PhD in AI prepared at INRIA, a leading French research center on computer science.