Who we are
InvestEngine is headed by a management team with the knowledge and experience to maintain a sustainable and successful business.
Simon CrookallCo-founder, DirectorThe co-founder of Gumtree, Simon is an experienced entrepreneur. Having sold the lucrative online company to eBay, he set up another classified site, Slando, which was sold to Naspers in 2011. Previously a successful bond trader, Simon joined the family’s wealth management firm Ramsey Crookall in 2012. He currently sits on their board and investment committee.
Joanna CrookallCo-founderJoanna Crookall is currently the CEO of the Award winning wealth manager Ramsey Crookall. She graduated from Durham University in Natural Sciences, before spending time with Chartered Accountants, Deloittes in London. Joanna gained the Securities Institute Diploma in 1990, sits on the Board of Ramsey Crookall and was elected a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment in 2009 and in 2013 achieved Chartered Wealth Manager Status.
Andrey DobryninManaging DirectorWith a boardroom background in online business, Andrey is well versed in steering companies through all phases of the business cycle. He has been running operations and serving as a director and board member of several industry-leading e-commerce websites.
Alexander RupinTechnology DirectorAlex is InvestEngine’s product guru. With over 15 years’ experience, he boasts a wealth of user experience and product development knowledge. After successfully leading departments at prominent UK and international ventures, Alex is fully accustomed to building robust user friendly products.
Ian HerridgeCompliance DirectorWith extensive senior Board level risk and compliance experience, he has worked for several UK and Global investment firms, including those listed on the FTSE100. Previously being approved by FCA as the Compliance Officer and Money Laundering Reporting Officer for the Largest Investment Platform in the UK. He has extensive regulatory and risk management knowledge, as well as industry qualifications including membership of the AMLP.
Raphael MennickenInvestment DirectorA master in business with a major in finance from Solvay Business School in Brussels. Started as a strategy consultant in London, he then moved to the financial services industry in 2002. Subsequently, Raphael has held senior positions at private banks, family offices and was CIO of Covestor.
Jeshen NaidooHead of CASS Controls and ReportingAn experienced regulatory business analyst, Jeshen has worked with various firms across the wealth and asset management industries. Jeshen has previously held senior positions including regulated functions. He is currently a member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment.
Backed by Ramsey Crookall
We are supported by Ramsey Crookall, the multi-award winning, independent investment management firm. With over 70 years’ experience they service private and institutional clients, trusts and pension funds across the world.
Our fee is only 0.45% per annum