Rahul is a co-founder and our investment strategies lead. He has a wealth of experience in systematic strategies, indexing and ETF strategy. Rahul played an instrumental role in the build-out of the thematic capability at ETF Securities. He was previously Co-Head of ETF Investment Strategies at Legal & General Investment Management, and played a pivotal role in building the AUM of the Canvas ETF business at ETF Securities.Read all posts by this author.
Anthony is a co-founder and our portfolio management lead. He has a wealth of experience in ETF implementation, portfolio management and capital markets. Anthony was previously Head of ETF Portfolio Management at Legal & General Investment Management, and prior to that, at ETF Securities, where he was responsible for managing the offering across fixed income, commodities and equity ETFs.Read all posts by this author.
Christopher (Chris) Versace is the Chief Investment Officer and thematic strategist at Tematica Research. The proprietary thematic investing framework that he’s developed over the last decade leverages changing economic, demographic, psychographic and technology landscapes to identify pronounced, multi-year structural changes. This framework sits at the heart of Tematica’s investment themes and indices and builds on his more than 25 years analysing industries, companies and their business models as well as financial statements. Versace is the co-author of “Cocktail Investing: Distilling Everyday Noise into Clear Investing Signals” and hosts the Thematic Signals podcast. He is also an Assistant Professor at NJCU School of Business, where he developed the NJCU New Jersey 50 Index.Read all posts by this author.
Stuart is a co-founder and our product lead. He is highly experienced in the full life-cycle development and management of ETF platforms. Stuart is a qualified solicitor and was previously Head of ETF Product Development at Legal & General Investment Management, and prior to that, at ETF Securities, where he was responsible for ETF development / structuring, platform management and legal.Read all posts by this author.
Mark Abssy is Head of Indexing at Tematica Research focused on index and Exchange Traded Product development. He has product development and management experience with Indexes, ETFs, ETNs and listed derivatives. In his 24 year career, he has held product development and management positions at NYSE|ICE, ISE ETF Ventures, Morgan Stanley, Fidelity Investments and Loomis Sayles. He received a BSBA from Northeastern University with a focus in Finance and International Business.Read all posts by this author.
Patrick Brothers is Co-CEO and Co-Founder of HolonIQ, the global education intelligence platform. Patrick is a longstanding member of the B20 and World Economic Forum Education and Employment Task Force and is passionate about transforming the way the world learns. Prior to HolonIQ, Patrick held a variety of senior appointments in mission focused public-private roles including Education, Infrastructure and Defense across Asia, Europe and North America. Patrick holds an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management, a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of New South Wales and is a graduate of the Royal Military College Duntroon.Read all posts by this author.
John Kagia is the Chief Knowledge Officer at New Frontier Data. He is one of the first analysts globally to focus exclusively on legal cannabis, and has been delivering market-leading insights into the industry’s growth and evolution to investors, business owners, and governments since 2015. Today, John leads an exceptional team of economists, market analysts, consumer intelligence experts and data scientists. The team has produced the most comprehensive estimates for global cannabis demand to date, redefined the archetypes of cannabis consumers, established benchmark forecasts for the industry’s sales growth and economic impact, and correctly forecasted some of the industry’s most disruptive trends. He is a frequent and sought-after speaker, lecturer, and advisor on the intersection of business, policy, culture, and innovation in cannabis.Read all posts by this author.
Giadha A. DeCarcer
Giadha A. DeCarcer is Founder and Executive Chair of New Frontier Data. She is an entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in business execution, management and strategic business development. Giadha has worked in finance, research and analysis, intelligence collection and reporting, and as a senior strategic consultant in multiple industries across both commercial and government sectors in the U.S. and abroad. Having launched and operated four successful data-driven businesses, DeCarcer and her work have been featured on Forbes, Fortune, CNBC, Fox News, CNN Money and other top news outlets.Read all posts by this author.
Félix A. Boudreault is managing partner at Sustainable Market Strategies, with 20 years of professional experience in energy, environmental policy and sustainable finance. Félix was previously the Director of International Climate Change Negotiation at Environment and Climate Change Canada. In this role, Félix led Canada’s negotiating team in the lead up to the Paris Agreement in 2013 and 2014. Before co founding SMS in 2018 , Félix has acted as a strategic advisor to think tanks, private companies, and international organisations such as the OECD and IFC on issues related to the economic opportunities created by the transition to a low carbon economy.Read all posts by this author.
Rabia is a Consultant at Euromonitor International with a focus on services and payments. Based in Dubai, she has more than five years of industry experience. As part of her role, Rabia has led Euromonitor International’s Travel and Tourism research globally. More recently, she co-leads the Digital Consumer research. She is also increasingly involved in development of cross-industry regional and global insights-based content. Rabia advises clients across retailing, travel and tourism, consumer finance and digital commerce and payments. She is also an internal consultant across teams, providing support on key client facing projects, such as market analysis on IPOs. She has a keen interest in areas of public-private partnerships, and financial and digital inclusion in emerging economies.Read all posts by this author.