Chief Executive Officer
Matt Wreford joined Demica in 2014. Previously he was CEO of the $1bn AUM financial services group, IPGL, and CEO of investment banking boutique, Exotix Partners. He is a qualified chartered accountant.
Chief Commercial Officer
Maurice joined Demica in October 2017 from Wells Fargo where he was CEO, Commercial Distribution Finance, responsible for a $3.0bn of receivables assets and over 400 people. Maurice joined Wells from GE Capital where he held a number of senior positions including Chief Commercial Officer of GE Capital International. Prior to GE, Maurice worked as a senior investment banker at Lehman Brothers, Bankers Trust and Paribas.
Managing Director - Working Capital Solutions
Francois Terrade joined Demica in November 2015. With more than 20 years of experience with Société Générale CIB and GE Capital in cross-border receivables financing, Francois helps corporates and private equity funds across Europe secure working capital solutions in France and in Europe by way of securitisation, factoring or asset-based financing in order to meet their strategic objectives.
Chief Technology Officer
Kishore Patel joined Demica in 2001. An experienced system architect and application developer, Kishore is responsible for the design, development, security and maintenance of all components of the platform.
General Counsel & Head of Compliance
Dipali Sahni joined Demica in July 2017. She is a dual-qualified structured finance lawyer with over 15 years’ post-qualification experience both in London and New York. Previously, Dipali was General Counsel and CCO at a buy-side firm, worked in-house on Morgan Stanley’s securitised products desk and trained and qualified at the law firm Sidley Austin.
Head of Human Resources
Martine Skinner joined Demica in December 2016. She is a senior Human Resources consultant with over 15 years’ experience managing HR teams in financially regulated companies including City Index.
Chief Operating Officer
Anthony Hernandez joined Demica in June 2018, having worked at GE Capital for nearly 20 years. Anthony has significant experience in the global operations management of working capital solutions and the execution of high-volume transactions in the UK, USA and the Netherlands. Anthony has lead operations and business development teams in financial institutions to drive corporate transitions and transformational initiatives forward.
Chief Financial Officer
Andrew joined Demica in September 2018 from Lloyds Banking Group where he was a member of the Strategic Leadership Group and Managing Director leading businesses across Financial Institutions, Capital Markets and Financial Markets for eight years. Prior to Lloyds, Andrew held senior roles at a number of banking and investing firms including Morgan Stanley and AIG. He is a qualified chartered accountant.
Head of Supply Chain Finance
Enrique Jimenez joined Demica in June 2016. He previously worked at Banco Santander as Head of Supply Chain Finance & Trade products in Continental Europe. Enrique has 20 years’ experience in corporate banking with a mix of Equity Research and Working Capital Solutions roles. He covered the full spectrum from Product Specialist to Origination and hence managed the team who originated, structured, implemented and monitored operations.
Director - Working Capital Solutions
Angel G. Blanco
Senior Director - Working Capital Solutions
Head of Origination, Americas
Andrew Holmes joined Demica from Barclays, where he led the Trade and Working Capital team in the Americas. He was with Barclays for nine years, with most of that time spent in the Trade Finance business.
Diego A. Palacios
Head of Business Development
Diego A. Palacios joined Demica in October 2016. Previously worked at ING Bank both in Amsterdam and London. Diego has over 6 years of investment banking experience in both Financial Institutions Advisory and Corporate Finance mainly focusing on Mergers & Acquisitions.