Meet the team

 

Andrew Frangos
Founder and Chief Executive
Andrew is the founder and CEO of Cornhill Asset Management Ltd, Cornhill Capital Ltd (FCA regulated in the UK) and Cornhill FX Ltd (FCA authorised).

Andrew was also a director of UK Bond Network Ltd, and has in excess of 15 years’ experience in the financial and commodity markets.

Andrew previously ran equities and derivatives desks for both Refco and Phillips Securities in London with a primary focus on oil and gas, the mining markets and their underlying commodities. He also has extensive corporate finance expertise, having played a lead role in structuring and executing numerous transactions in the natural resources sector over the last 10 years.
Paul O’Sullivan
Non-executive Director
Paul joined Cornhill FX in 2007, bringing with him over 30 years experience in the foreign exchange market.

Paul has held various senior roles in global Financial Institutions, most recently as Senior Manager at Saxo Bank in Denmark and Director of Foreign Exchange at the Bank of Montreal.

Prior to this Paul was Chief Dealer at Toyo Trust in Tokyo and Head of Foreign Exchange at Banque National de Paris in London. The majority of his career was spent in the Lloyds Bank Treasury Division from 1976 to 1996, holding senior roles in the dealing rooms in Tokyo, New York and London.


David Mason
Executive Director
David has over 30 years’ experience in financial markets and for the last 24 years has operated as an executive director at international group level.

His experience covers a number of business areas including finance, compliance and legal, operations and business development.


Over the years he has worked for firms such as W I Carr, Carr Indosuez, HiFX Plc, he was a founder of Kerry Securities which later became Cresvale and then Phillips Securities and was a joint founder of The Currency Cloud, he also operated as a non-executive director of First Equity Limited.


Lewis Boddy
Finance Director
Lewis is Finance Director of Cornhill FX. Lewis joined the team from the head office of SkyePharma, a rapidly growing international biotechnology group listed in both London and US. He had full responsibility for external reporting and managed the group transition to IFRS.

Lewis worked on corporate transactions, including funding, acquisitions and licensing. He has also been responsible for US GAAP reporting and reconciliations. Lewis is a Chartered Accountant and has a degree in Mathematics from Bristol University.
William Holliday
Director of Sales
William joined the company back in 2010, having already been involved within the financial markets for over 5 years previously.

Will has always been pushed to achieve success and in January 2015 was appointed as a director here at Cornhill FX.



Vivek Savani
Head of Dealing
Viv started his working career back in 2007 as a European Sales Operations Supervisor at Maxell Europe Ltd. He joined Cornhill as an FX dealer in 2010 after spending a year on the sales side of corporate foreign exchange and assisted launching the centralised dealing desk in 2015.

He’s valued amongst his peers for market analysis and ensures he’s in-tune with all potential market-moving events on a daily basis.

Dominic Baldwin
Senior Foreign Exchange Dealer
Dominic was instrumental in the establishment of Cornhill FX Limited in 2007. Since then he has helped drive the business forward and oversees the private client department.

He also helps businesses through the CFX affiliate process which provides them with the opportunity to promote FX services to their customers.



Paul Smithers
Senior Foreign Exchange Dealer
Paul started his trading career in 1987 working for HSBC Futures, eventually he managed over 50 staff on the LIFFE floor.

He then moved to PVM Futures as Brent Crude Desk Manager overseeing a highly active futures desk. He was responsible for the execution of orders and providing detailed fundamental and technical analysis of the markets to investment banks, hydro carbons, fund managers and traders. In 2006 he then moved to trading the FX markets. He joined Cornhill FX in 2015 taking up a Senior Dealer role and is responsible for looking after corporate clients in managing their currency risks and exposure.
Alex Wiltshire
Senior Foreign Exchange Dealer
Alex’s experience is predominately in sales, both internationally and in the UK. He joined Cornhill FX in 2012 and was responsible for developing new business.

In 2015 he was promoted to Senior Foreign Exchange Dealer and provides FX expertise to both corporate and private clients.




Elliott Smith
Compliance Manager
Elliott joined Cornhill FX in 2015, after graduating from Brighton University.

In a short period of time, Elliott has developed an extensive knowledge of the business and the relevant regulation, making him a constant source for both the Compliance department and the business as a whole.

Elliott holds the Advanced Certification in AML by the International Compliance Association.



Sarah Jones
Operations Manager
Sarah joined Cornhill FX in 2015 as Operations Manager. She is responsible for ensuring client payments are processed efficiently and accurately.

Sarah started her career working as an FX Analyst at the Bank of New York in 1998, gaining extensive experience of Foreign Exchange before moving to a treasury operations position at Credit Agricole.

Since 2012 she has held senior operations positions for foreign exchange payments businesses.