Founder & CEO: Pete Townsend
Influential leader across a 24-year career in asset management, asset servicing and advisory, now partnering with fintech founders and leadership teams of established players in financial services to build new ventures.
Former chief operating officer and global head of product development for a division of BNP Paribas and director on the board of its Irish franchise for ten years.
Strong foundations in leadership through innovation, client relationships, financial markets, technology, regulation and governance.
Delivers insight through the spoken word as a keynote speaker, moderator, emcee and podcaster.
Prior to moving to Ireland, Pete spent six years in Bermuda in client service and technology for a leading hedge fund servicing firm. Pete began his career in 1995 at Fidelity Investments in Boston, and holds a BSc from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and an MBA from Boston University.