Established in 2009, RGL Capital LLP is a UK – based consulting and advisory firm. RGL Capital advises clients on wide range of investment, financial markets and business development issues as well as providing ancillary business support.
Head of Advisory Practice
Igor is focusing on analysing client’s investment needs and advised them on the best ways of accomplishing their goals. Before launching RGL Capital in 2009, Igor launched and managed emerging market hedge funds for Proxima Alfa, RAB Capital and a prop book at Deutsche Bank. His funds have been noted as performance leaders in their peer group. Prior to this, Igor managed mutual funds investing in emerging markets at Threadneedle Asset Management and Citigroup Asset Management, after starting his career in 1992 as an analyst and trader at Bear Stearns in New York. Igor holds an MBA with honours degree from NYU Stern Business School.
Head of Consulting Practice
Neil advises clients on a wide variety of regulatory and business development issues. In his former role as Director of Compliance and Accounts at RAB Capital, a leading London based hedge fund, Neil was responsible for compliance, management, and statutory accounts as well as for managing new fund launches. During this period Neil was project manager for over 20 successful fund launches. In 2006 Neil was chosen by AIMA as one of 15 experts advising the European Commission on hedge funds. Neil successfully trained as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young and his roles since have included a period as a member of a supervision team with the FCA.
Ian oversees middle office and operations at RGL. Formerly head of middle office at RAB Capital, Ian was responsible for overseeing the growth of RAB’s middle office from a team of 3 to a group of more than 20, which serviced more than 30 funds across 15 different strategies, during which time assets under management grew from $250m to over $7bn. Whilst at RAB, Ian oversaw the integration of funds managed by Cross Asset Management and project managed the implementation of RAB’s web-based front-end system. He also oversaw the launch of new hedge funds, managed accounts and UCITS products. Ian holds the IMC qualification and is one of the founding partners at LPR Consulting, a partnership that provides out-sourced middle office services, fund accounting and general advice on best practice and efficient operations for investment management firms.
Formerly senior compliance manager at HSBC Global Asset Management, Alex was responsible for providing compliance advice to institutional clients as well as operating a specialist business focussed on active investment management. Alex previously worked in compliance at State Street Global Advisors and RAB where she was responsible for delivering the monitoring plan and reporting findings to senior management.