Mike Boydell , MD - Shares
Mike is Managing Director of AJ Bell Media and has overall responsibility for the business, covering print, online, events and third party solutions. He was previously founding MD of ADVFN plc, which was floated on the London Stock Exchange in 2000. He has hosted and presented at hundreds of investment focussed events and has appeared on BBC Radio and TV, ITV, Sky, CNBC, Bloomberg, Al Jazeera and was a regular commentator on LBC radio.
Daniel Coatsworth , Editor - Shares
Daniel Coatsworth is the editor at SHARES and has written for the publication since 2005 where he has become one of the best known writers on the mining industry. He previously wrote for Teletext's finance and money pages and many of the UK's leading personal finance trade magazines.
Nancy Curtin , CIO & Head of Investments - Close Brothers Asset Management
Nancy oversees a successful, award winning team of 55 investment professionals with a highly disciplined investment process. She has over 20 years’ experience including Managing Partner, Fortune, where she ran an alternatives investment business, Schroders where she was Head of Global Investments and Barings where she was Head of Emerging Markets and served in a range of global asset allocation roles. Nancy holds a bachelor’s degree in political science, summa cum laude, from Princeton University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Simon Gergel , Manager of The Merchants Trust PLC & CIO UK Equities - Allianz Global Investors
Andrew Lister , Senior Investment Manager of Aberdeen Emerging Markets Investment Company - Standard Life Aberdeen
Mike Morrison , Head of Platform Technical - AJ Bell
Mike Morrison has worked in financial services for far too many years. In 1990 he joined Winterthur (now AXAWealth) as Technical Manager, playing an instrumental role in the development of their SIPP product and later their pioneering work on income drawdown.
Mike is an ex Chairman of AMPS (the Association of Member Directed Pension Schemes) and is on the Financial Planning Committee of the ICAEW. He is also an Associate of the Pensions Management Institute and the Chartered Insurance Institute, and he holds both an LLB and an LLM in European Law.
An accomplished speaker and writer on financial services matters, Mike is passionate about retirement and savings issues, and how we can better communicate these to a wider audience.