Krishan Rattan

Krishan brings over 12 years of experience at top tier investment banks. He was formerly Managing Director and Global Head of Alternative Capital Solutions as well as Head of Emerging Markets Structuring for Societe Generale in London. Prior to joining Societe Generale, Krishan was jointly responsible for the market leading Emerging Markets structuring business for Deutsche Bank in London. He also worked previously at Credit Suisse in London and New York across structuring and trading roles.

Krishan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, a Masters in International Economics and a Masters in Financial Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.

Shamyl Malik 

Shamyl brings over 11 years of experience at top tier investment banks. He was formerly Head of FX Electronic Trading at Morgan Stanley. Prior to that, at Citibank he was Head of Electronic Market Making for Emerging Markets and Precious Metals in the Capital Markets Division. At Citi he also built and ran the Electronic Options business for FX. He started his investment banking career at Lehman Brothers and worked both in NY and London across various derivative trading roles in fixed income, commodities and currencies.

While doing his DPhil in Econometrics at University of Oxford Shamyl also did Economic Research at the International Monetary Fund and The World Bank in Washington D.C. He also holds an MPhil in Economics from the University of Oxford.

Miles Leahy

Miles brings over seven  years’ experience in corporate finance advisory work including buy and sell side advisory, capital raising and structuring advice, principally to private family offices as well as private and public companies. Prior to founding his own corporate finance boutique based in London, Miles was a senior analyst for two US-listed special purpose acquisition companies with a combined $880 million under management. In this role, Miles was jointly responsible for deal origination, due diligence and structuring. From March 2006 to March 2008, Miles was a member of Ernst & Young’s London-based financial services corporate finance team focused on M&A advisory work. He received a BSc from Imperial College, London.

Rajen Patel

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Rajen joined Voltaire in June 2015 after having spent 13 years at Morgan Stanley in Institutional Sales and Trading where he was most recently a Managing Director in London responsible for EMEA financing products. Rajen spent 2 years in Tokyo managing the Asian financing franchise and 4 years in New York in various financing and interest rate trading roles.  Prior to Morgan Stanley, Rajen qualified as a solicitor at Cadwalader, Wickersham and Taft after having also worked at Clifford Chance.

Rajen holds a Bsc(econ) in Banking and Finance from Cardiff University and diplomas in Law and Legal practice from The College of Law.

Anthony Chamie

Anthony has more than 10 years experience in Investment Banking across the Emerging Markets. He mainly focused on structuring solutions on both sides of the balance sheet for institutions, corporates and large family holdings in the Middle East.
He spent most of his professional career within the Societe Generale Group where was deputy head of CEEMEA Sales until the end of 2011. Prior to that, he held a number of positions in sales and structuring within the equity derivatives division.

Anthony holds a Masters degree in civil engineering from the Ecole Superieur d’Ingenieur de Beyrouth and a MBA from ESSEC, Paris.

Myriam Chang

Myriam has over 12 years of experience in emerging markets credit at Credit Suisse in research and trading roles in New York and London.  She was more recently a senior trader at the bank’s structured lending group and for the past three years, a senior investment professional and risk manager at a Credit Suisse Asset Management-managed EM special situations fund.

Myriam holds a B.S. in Economics with a concentration in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Pradeep Singh

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Pradeep has more than 8 years of experience in trading FX and Equities at top tier investment bank. He was most recently part of the FX Electronic Trading team in Citibank. Prior to that he was primarily involved in running Electronic Trading for Emerging Markets FX and Precious Metals in Citibank Capital Markets Division. He also has an extensive experience in electronic trading of Cash Equities and Options and developing algorithmic execution strategies across various asset classes.

Pradeep holds a Masters in Computers Engineering from Cornell University and a Bachelors in Computers Engineering from VJTI, Mumbai

Matt Copping

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Matt brings over 10 years’ experience in technology driven quantitative finance and nearly 20 years’ experience building novel systems for finance and defence. Most recently a founding partner of Asperatus Capital LLP, he was CTO, COO and head of execution for a 150MM AUM global HFT fund. Prior to that he was a technologist and proprietary trader for UBS electronic market making group.

Matt has a physics BSc from UCL.

Benoy Raveendran

Benoy has more than 10 years of experience in trading OTC interest rates products. He has managed portfolio risk in swaps, inflation products, interest rate options, fx products and exotics portfolios. He was most recently the head of cross-currency swaps, options and exotics trading . He has also been involved in developing and managing strategy based index products and algorithm based hedging strategies for exotic products.

Benoy holds an MBA from Indian Institute of Management Bangalore and a B.Tech from IIT Kharagpur.

Moïse M’baye

Moïse was previously employed by Société Générale in London in the Fixed Income Structuring team where he was reponsible for the pricing and structuring of interest rates and inflation-linked derivative products. He worked extensively on investment and hedging solutions for asset managers, pension funds, insurers as well as for retail investors across Europe and Middle East.

Moïse holds an Engineering degree from SUPELEC in France and a Masters degree from Imperial College London. He is a CFA® Charterholder.

Peter Rading

 

Peter is a Senior Adviser at Voltaire Capital. He brings more than 25 years of experience in the banking industry where he successfully managed global and complex businesses across the financial spectrum. Peter spent most of his career at RBS where he recently served as Global Co-Head of Trading. Prior to that, he held various key roles at the bank including Global Head of FX and Emerging Markets, Global Head of Structured Products and Global Co-Head of FICC trading. Peter started his career in FX options trading at SEBanken in NY before moving to Natwest which later merged with RBS.

Peter holds a Bachelor’s degree from the Georgetown University DC.

Miguel Arraya

Miguel brings some 25 years experience as a money manager across various asset classes, from equity to fixed income to alternative investments.

Miguel has held executive positions with Sheppards and Chase, Matheson Securities, Royal Bank of Scotland International, Sigma Asset Management Guernsey, where he was managing director, Barclays Wealth and UBS.

Miguel is regulated by the Jersey Financial Services Commission to provide director services and is entitled to act as a director of Guernsey companies.

Jade Grizzle


Jade acts as Office Manager and PA to the Voltaire Capital Team in London. Her role covers many aspects of the business, from the day-to-day operation of the facilities to staff management. Jade provides administrative leadership and acts as liaison between the Team and our high profile partners and investors.

Jade has more than 7 years of professional experience in  office management, with a focus on small business relations. Prior to joining Voltaire Capital, Jade worked for Regus in London.