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Experience...

The team has worked together for twenty years and has over one hundred years of combined experience working for over 500 of the largest companies across the globe, over 300 corporate transactions, proxy battles and activist defences, and 1200 general meetings.

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CMi2i Management

Mark Simms

Mark Simms

For 25 years Mark has specialised in the provision of Capital Markets Intelligence Services. He is the founder of CMi2i and its predecessor Capital Precision. He was previously CEO of Ilios Europe and has held senior positions within the Investor Relations industry, including at Thomson Financial and ICV Ltd. Mark is a regular speaker at International IR and Banking conferences. He has also been involved in Disclosure Policy, Market Transparency, and Law reviews.

Chief Executive Officer
Email: mark@cmi2i.com
Gordon Bloor

Gordon Bloor

Gordon is a seasoned professional of the FinTech and Market Data space.

He is currently CEO of StatPro having previously helped to establish CMi2i as the leading Capital Markets Intelligence consultancy as well as consulting to the Market Data and FinTech segments. Before that he was CEO of Tenfore, up to and after its acquisition by Morningstar Real-Time Data.

Chairman
Daniel Stromgren

Daniel Stromgren

Daniel is a co-founder of CMi2i and its predecessor Capital Precision. As Head of Forensic Analytics, Daniel brings over 20 years of forensic share and debt holder analysis experience to CMi2i’s clients. He has been integrally involved in some of the most challenging projects in the financial markets.
Prior to founding Capital Precision, Daniel was a Lead Analyst at The Carsons Group and then Senior Analyst at Thomson Financial.

Managing Director - Forensic Analytics
Richard Racz-Clarke

Richard Racz-Clarke

Richard is a co-founder of CMi2i and was part of the Capital Precision team beforehand. He has been instrumental in introducing best practice IR concepts into many corporates across Europe and Asia. He was previously at the London Stock Exchange where he was in charge of the mainland European division of the Exchange's IR Solutions department.

Managing Director - Business Development
Email: richard@cmi2i.com
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Directors

Tony Quinn

Tony Quinn

As an experienced US proxy solicitor in the global marketplace, Tony has worked on over 1,000 transactions including mergers & acquisition transactions, tender/exchange offers, annual and extraordinary meetings of shareholders, consent solicitations and financial restructurings.

Managing Director - CMi2i Proxy
Email: tony@cmi2i.com
Simon Bray

Simon Bray

Simon has worked in IR consultancy for over 10 years in a number of roles. He was previously director of sales at Capital Precision, working with many of Europe's largest issuers, focusing on Northern and Central Europe, and Latin America. He was also CEO of the Nordic subsidiary of PrecisionIR.

Director of Sales and Marketing
Email: simon@cmi2i.com
Alex Watson

Alex Watson

Alex joined CMi2i in April 2018 with business development responsibility across Europe.

He joined from the Acuris Group where he was a Sales Manager with over five years’ experience specialising in shareholder activism, corporate governance, risk-arbitrage and M&A

Regional Sales Director
Email: alex@cmi2i.com
Massimiliana Smith

Massimiliana Smith

Massimiliana Smith has close to 15 years experience in both Debt and Equity IR. Massi has worked with issuers and their advisors across the globe on both corporate actions and Debt IR activities, analysing over $100billion worth of bondholders in the secondary market. Prior to joining CMi2i she was a director at Nexum ID and Thomson Reuters. She has a Master degree in Political Economy from the London School of Economics and speaks 5 languages.

Head of Debt Intelligence Services
Email: massi@cmi2i.com
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Advisory

Jennifer Walmsley

Jennifer Walmsley

Jennifer Walmsley has over fifteen years of experience in the investment management industry, having begun her career as a financial journalist. Most recently she was Director of Investor Engagement at the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and prior to that headed the shareholder engagement team at Hermes Fund Managers. She has extensive knowledge of corporate governance and investor engagement, from both a practical and regulatory perspective, as well as a detailed understanding of fund manager and asset owner expectations of the companies in which they invest.

Head of Corporate Governance Advisory
Email: jennifer@cmi2i.com
James Palmer

James Palmer

James has over 20 years of experience in financial management and investor relations at stock market listed companies having been.

James has been Investor Relations Officer for PSA Peugeot Citroën, Rhodia/Solvay and Lafarge.

James is a member of the CLIFF (French Association for Investor Relations professionals).

Regional Director, France
Tel: +33 7 60 92 77 74

Email: james.palmer@cmi2i.com
Nic Bennett

Nic Bennett

Nic is a senior strategic capital markets communications advisor.
Over the past thirty years he has worked with Boards and Companies in five continents on reputation and critical business situations that have included profit growth and profit warnings; mergers and disposals; capital raisings and restructurings; issues and crises; EPS and ESG; shareholders and stakeholders, coaching and training.

He was previously a partner at Brunswick Group and a Managing Director at FTI Consulting.

Strategic Capital Markets Communications
Email: nic@cmi2i.com