OUR PEOPLE

Julian, Daniel and Amit founded GPP in 2008. GPP is internationally recognised as a financial services provider for professional clients who require a seamlessly integrated range of services and value high-quality customer service.

The team at GPP has grown with our business and client base, and shares the vision of the founders. See below for a short bio of each member of the board and our key client-facing staff.


LEADERSHIP

Julian is a founding partner. He is currently responsible for corporate governance and global sales.

Prior to setting up GPP, Julian ran equity advisory desks at Hoare Govett, Williams De Broë and Tullet Prebon.

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Julian Parker

CEO

Dan is a co-founder. He is responsible for developing GPP’s wealth services solutions platform and overseeing Group IT.

He holds a degree in Business, Economics and Accounting from the University of Southampton.

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Daniel Bunner

Co-Founder

Amit is a founding partner. He is currently responsible for client services and operations.

He holds a degree in European Business Management from the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff.

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Amit Unalkat

Director

Raj joined GPP in 2016 as Group Legal Counsel and joined the Board of Directors in 2020. She is responsible for Business Assurance (legal, compliance, risk) and HR.

Prior to joining the firm, Raj was Legal Counsel at a number of leading financial service companies including Janus, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank and GAM.

Raj Somal

Director
General Counsel and Company Secretary

Markus joined the Board in January 2017.

He has worked in the Financial Services industry in Zurich, Geneva, New York and London (current) for 35+ years. His former senior executive roles included Group Chief Operating Officer at Schroders plc, UBS Asset Management and Phillips & Drew.

Markus holds a number of executive and non-executive Board positions in digital & technology services, asset management, advisory and FinTech.

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Markus Ruetimann

Non-Executive Chair

Margaret joined the Board in 2019.

Margaret has worked in the Financial Services industry in Sydney, Singapore and London for 30+ years. Senior executive roles include Chief Risk Officer at M&G Investments and Legal & General Investment Management.

Margaret has previously held a number of financial services board positions.

Margaret Ammon

Non-Executive Director

SALES

Tom joined GPP as Head of Sales, Broker-Dealers and Intermediaries.

He was previously Vice President at State Street and Executive Director at JPMorgan.

Tom has also been UK Head of Sales at Pershing and Sales Director at Broadridge.

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Tom Wooders

Head of Sales, Clearing and Wealth Solutions

Ayman joined GPP in 2013 from Killik &Co, where he was an advisory stockbroker, to focus on business development in the MENA region. Ayman graduated from Cass Business School with an MSc in Management and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments.

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Ayman Daouk

MENA Sales

SERVICE

Tim joined GPP in 2012 from Neptune Capital where he was Head of Operations.

His career began at Smith New Court in 1993 and continued with Merrill Lynch after the takeover. He then joined Bear Stearns International to manage the US/LatAm Equity Ops team in London.

In 2003 he moved to the buy-side, working for Gulf International Bank.

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Tim Coxhead

Head of Operations, Clearing and Custody

Having joined GPP in 2008, Alexander is a client relationship manager.

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Alexander Troy

Relationship Management

Tiffany joined GPP in 2019 as the Head of Compliance from Lansdowne Partners, where she held the role of Senior Compliance Officer. Tiffany has previously worked in compliance roles at TT International, Orbis Investment Management and F&C Asset Management (now part of BMO Global Asset Management).

Tiffany Roberts

Head of Compliance