Team

Our team is the heart of our business. We are committed to building an innovative and expert team with a collaborative approach whilst also supporting and investing in our people to help them thrive. Meet the team:

Adam Worricker Adam Worricker

Director - Contributor Relationships

Alexis Goeke Alexis Goeke

Account Associate

Alice Fitton Alice Fitton

Sales Director, EMEA

Ari Lowenstein Ari Lowenstein

Account Director, EMEA

Azar Farehi Azar Farehi

Operations Team Lead

Barbora Stepankova Barbora Stepankova

Head of Research and Development

Chloe Herman Chloe Herman

Content Development Analyst

Dean Denton-Giles Dean Denton-Giles

Senior Database Developer

Donal Smith Donal Smith

Co-Founder and Executive Chairman

Fanila Sarwar Fanila Sarwar

Product Analyst

Gareth Lloyd Gareth Lloyd

Technology Systems Engineer

Gayatri Pengilly Gayatri Pengilly

Head of Data Operations

Gilles Guegan Gilles Guegan

Front End Developer

Guy Dixon Guy Dixon

SQL Server Database Developer

Heather Cormack Heather Cormack

Content Analyst

Jason Rose Jason Rose

Head of Application Development and Infrastructure

Joshua Jian Joshua Jian

Head of Corporate Development

Kirsty McGhee Kirsty McGhee

Sales Director, EMEA

Laura Saville Laura Saville

Head of Marketing

Luca Strada Luca Strada

Content Analyst

Matthew Shire Matthew Shire

Content Development Manager

Michael Crumpler Michael Crumpler

Chief Operating Officer & Head of Risk

Natalie Stone Natalie Stone

Executive Assistant & Office Manager

Nick Pastoressa Nick Pastoressa

Chief Product & Technology Officer

Oliver Smith Oliver Smith

Product Director

Phoebe Farrer Phoebe Farrer

Research Analyst

Polina Ichkova Polina Ichkova

Content Analyst

Richard Sharp Richard Sharp

Credit Research Specialist

Stan Sadovski Stan Sadovski

Account Director, Americas

Tanya Potiyenko Tanya Potiyenko

Financial Director

Thomas Gilligan Thomas Gilligan

Chief Commercial Officer

Tommy Yau Tommy Yau

Content Analyst

Werner de Wit Werner de Wit

Managing Director, Head of Contributor Relationships, EMEA & APAC

William Varley William Varley

Managing Director, Sales EMEA

Donal Smith Donal Smith

Co-Founder and Executive Chairman

Jason Rose Jason Rose

Head of Application Development and Infrastructure

Joshua Jian Joshua Jian

Head of Corporate Development

Laura Saville Laura Saville

Head of Marketing

Michael Crumpler Michael Crumpler

Chief Operating Officer & Head of Risk

Nick Pastoressa Nick Pastoressa

Chief Product & Technology Officer

Oliver Smith Oliver Smith

Product Director

Tanya Potiyenko Tanya Potiyenko

Financial Director

Thomas Gilligan Thomas Gilligan

Chief Commercial Officer

Adam Worricker Adam Worricker

Director - Contributor Relationships

Alexis Goeke Alexis Goeke

Account Associate

Alice Fitton Alice Fitton

Sales Director, EMEA

Ari Lowenstein Ari Lowenstein

Account Director, EMEA

Kirsty McGhee Kirsty McGhee

Sales Director, EMEA

Michael Crumpler Michael Crumpler

Chief Operating Officer & Head of Risk

Stan Sadovski Stan Sadovski

Account Director, Americas

Thomas Gilligan Thomas Gilligan

Chief Commercial Officer

Werner de Wit Werner de Wit

Managing Director, Head of Contributor Relationships, EMEA & APAC

William Varley William Varley

Managing Director, Sales EMEA

Joshua Jian Joshua Jian

Head of Corporate Development

Laura Saville Laura Saville

Head of Marketing

Natalie Stone Natalie Stone

Executive Assistant & Office Manager

Tanya Potiyenko Tanya Potiyenko

Financial Director

Barbora Stepankova Barbora Stepankova

Head of Research and Development

Chloe Herman Chloe Herman

Content Development Analyst

Fanila Sarwar Fanila Sarwar

Product Analyst

Gayatri Pengilly Gayatri Pengilly

Head of Data Operations

Heather Cormack Heather Cormack

Content Analyst

Luca Strada Luca Strada

Content Analyst

Matthew Shire Matthew Shire

Content Development Manager

Nick Pastoressa Nick Pastoressa

Chief Product & Technology Officer

Oliver Smith Oliver Smith

Product Director

Phoebe Farrer Phoebe Farrer

Research Analyst

Polina Ichkova Polina Ichkova

Content Analyst

Richard Sharp Richard Sharp

Credit Research Specialist

Tommy Yau Tommy Yau

Content Analyst

Azar Farehi Azar Farehi

Operations Team Lead

Dean Denton-Giles Dean Denton-Giles

Senior Database Developer

Gareth Lloyd Gareth Lloyd

Technology Systems Engineer

Gilles Guegan Gilles Guegan

Front End Developer

Guy Dixon Guy Dixon

SQL Server Database Developer

Jason Rose Jason Rose

Head of Application Development and Infrastructure

Nick Pastoressa Nick Pastoressa

Chief Product & Technology Officer

Donal Smith Donal Smith

Co-Founder and Executive Chairman

Jan Hammer Jan Hammer

Board Member

Lee Olesky Lee Olesky

Board Member

Tim Bunting Tim Bunting

Board Member

Craig Broderick Craig Broderick

Head of Advisory Board

Bruce Richards Bruce Richards

Advisory Board Member

Richard Berner Richard Berner

Advisory Board Member

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Credit Benchmark brings together internal credit risk views from over 40 leading global financial institutions. The contributions are anonymized, aggregated, and published in the form of consensus ratings and aggregate analytics to provide an independent, real-world perspective of credit risk. Risk and investment professionals at banks, insurance companies, asset managers and other financial firms use the data for insights into the unrated, monitoring and alerting within their portfolios, benchmarking, assessing and analyzing trends, and fulfilling regulatory requirements and capital.