Our Team

The MarketsFlow team comprises some of the most talented and experienced professionals in the finance industry

Tom Nash
Founder & CEO

Tom is the founder, principal architect and developer of MarketsFlow and its game changing platform. He has over 15 years' experience in financial services, investment banking and entrepreneurship. While earning an MBA from Glasgow University, Tom focused on data science, algorithms and ERP Systems. It was this early understanding of data mining and extrapolation which led to Tom's career focus on the dissecting of financial datasets to visualize behavioral patterns, as well as the creation of optimization models using machine learning. Tom is currently leading the expansion of MarketsFlow in the US, UK and the UAE.

Adam Tyrrell
Portfolio Manager

During his 17 years in financial markets, Adam Tyrrell has had portfolio management responsibilities for more than 12 years. A major focus during this time has been on the building of alpha-generating investment decision processes that integrate quantitative and qualitative elements and, in some cases, span multiple asset classes. Part of his role for many years has also been to ensure that alpha generation is packaged to suit complex sets of client constraints, usually impacted by regulation, and requiring bespoke approaches to portfolio construction. Prior to being in investment decision-making positions, Adam worked in risk analysis, credit analysis and portfolio construction.

Tim Shanahan
Portfolio Manager

Tim has over four decades of experience advising high net worth individuals, corporate executives, retirement plans, and companies. He specializes in using the Nobel Prize-winning investment strategy of asset allocation to manage individual and retirement plan assets. Tim is the CFO and a shareholder of Compass Holding Group Inc., which wholly owns Capital Corporation (Compass), a firm Tim founded in 1984 as a SEC registered investment advisor in the practice of wealth management and financial planning. He completed the CFP curriculum offered by the College for Financial Planning in 1984 and was certified by the CFP Board. Tim is an avid sailor and skier and lives in Canton MA and Green Harbor.


Bill Matson
Portfolio Manager

Bill Matson, CFA, CPA (Ret.), CFP, FLMI co-authored Data Driven Investing (DDI), an in-depth analysis of equity market inefficiencies. Bill anticipates valuable synergies arising from the wedding of DDI's principles with MarketsFlow technology. Between the early 1970's and 2000, Bill's career included work as an Arthur Andersen accountant, Chemical Bank loan officer, and Merrill Lynch financial advisor. Since 2000, Bill has focused on managing portfolios of U.S. small cap value stocks, including client portfolios at Cognition Capital Management and Stifel Nicolaus. Bill holds a B.S. in Accounting from Babson College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.


Marie Platis
Marketing and Communications

Marie Platis brings 19 years of Marketing, Branding and PR experience to MarketsFlow. She completed her MBA at Glasgow University and has worked for companies as Head of Marketing and as a consultant in a variety of sectors, including financial services. Her experience includes successfully launching and establishing a number of brands using her expertise in digital, social, traditional and experiential marketing, internal and external communications, brand image, advertising and public relations. She has typically managed teams of 10 people, as well as external agencies to ensure maximum brand exposure.


Harm Hoelting
Designer

As a designer, Harm's work is focused on enhancing human-centered product experiences, seeking a holistic approach to design, and giving his full attention to detail. Harm earned his Bachelor of Arts in 2013 by studying media and communications design, completing graduate work in editorial design. Prior to joining MarketsFlow, Harm worked in a variety of digital and classic media fields with a broad range of clients, developing a foundational understanding of the strategic and technical complexities involved in designing and building digital products.


Ivan Baretto
Compliance Consultant

Ivan became a Financial Examiner with the Texas State Securities Board Inspection and Compliance Division in 2006. During his tenure at the Texas State Securities Board, he conducted routine and for-cause examinations for registered investment advisory firms across the state of Texas.

As MarketsFlow compliance consultant, Ivan provides expertise in all aspects of the RIA compliance. Ivan and Megan have assisted in Marketsflow's RIA registration, and are providing on-going compliance support for our notice and regular regulatory filings in various states.


Megan Campbell
Compliance Consultant

Whilst studying finance at Texas State University, Megan worked part-time at for a small BD/RIA branch office providing office and client support services. She later accepted a position as an examiner in the Registration Division of the Texas State Securities Board in 2006.

After nearly nine years as a regulator and ready for a new challenge both personally and professionally, Megan joined Ivan at to start RIA Compliance Concepts. Ivan and Megan have assisted in Marketsflow's RIA registration, and are providing on-going compliance support for our notice and regular regulatory filings in various states.


Tony Franklin
Advisory Board & Investor

Tony is a proud product of Barnsley Holgate Grammar School educationally obtaining several qualifications including a Masters in Management Studies. A varied career across both the public and private sectors has included senior management, consultancy and Board level roles in a number of disciplines including; management, recruitment, training, enterprise, European regeneration, international joint-ventures, property, banking & financial inclusion. Early on in his career he developed an obsessional interest in companies, processes, systems, investment,analysis and products that has never wavered. He firmly believes that scientific portfolio management represents the future, but that it is also here now manifesting itself in MarketsFlow. He hopes to play a part in what will be seen as the stratospheric rise to prominence of MarketsFlow.


Steve Taklalsingh (FCCA, MBA)
Advisory Board & Investor

Steve is an experienced commercial CFO/CEO with many years of senior board-level experience, developing, growing and exiting businesses while enhancing shareholder value. He possesses the technical skills and strategic foresight required to fully exploit technological, regulatory and commercial opportunities. He plays a key role across a broad spectrum of management and strategic functions that include the designing and implementing of a working investment process for businesses, facilitating growth strategies. His responsibilities include managing and monitoring the business assets, developing strategies for growth, as well as being a liaison with investors and stakeholders. He is a performance-driven NED/CFO with extensive C-Level experience in conducting strategic and comprehensive business reviews to drive sustainable growth.


Mohamed Nurmohamed, MBA
Advisory Board & Investor

Mohamed is the Chairman and CEO of 19 Capital, a privately held proprietary investment house with holdings across a broad spectrum of progressive industries, including fintech, molecular composites, biotechnology and diversified venture capital investments.

In addition, he is the Co-Owner and Deputy Chairman of the Fibre Technologies Group, with interests in photonics, biometrics and advanced security and radar defense solutions. Family businesses also include Hantec Markets, an award winning global FX and bullion derivatives trading company. Mohamed holds an MBA from The American University.


Anil Sharma
Advisory Board & Investor

Anil serves as a Director of an IT consulting company, in addition to working as a seed investor in startups. He also provides technology mentorship for startups, specifically in big data, artificial intelligence, blockchain, IOT and robotics. He is an IT Professional with 17+ years of IT experience in business intelligence and data analytics applications for Oracle ERP Modules (HRMS, Finance, Projects) and has provided IT services to a wide variety of companies that includes IBM, CSC, Oracle, McKesson, Mastekm Royal Bank of Scotland, AA, NHS, Crown Prosecution Services, Network Rail, as well as to county councils in the U.K.


Vishal Wilde FRSA
MarketsFlow Thought Lab & Investor

Vishal Wilde FRSA is a Civil Servant on the Generalist Fast Stream. He has worked at HM Treasury (Financial Services Policy), HMRC (EU Exit Customs Policy), Cabinet Office (Business Strategy and Planning), and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (Product Safety and Metrology Policy). He has an MSc in Advanced Computer Science with Internet Economics (Distinction) from the University of Liverpool and a BSc (Hons) in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (Economics major) from the University of Warwick. He has written for think tanks, as well as organizations and media outlets such as the Adam Smith Institute, the Center for a Stateless Society (C4SS), The Cobden Centre, The Market Mogul, and the RSA. (photo by McCoy Wynne)


Christos Stefanidis
MarketsFlow Thought Lab & Investor

Christos Stefanidis has had an 18 year career as a soft tissue therapist, having worked with a vast variety of people, from Olympic teams and professional athletes to those with workplace-related stress and pain. From a business perspective, Christos has successfully established two businesses, one of which successfully acquired in 2010. Based in London for the past eight years and having with a strong interest in innovation, Christos has become involved with startup investing, while developing new skills and widening his business knowledge. Christos speaks 5 languages and enjoys trekking and swimming.