The
Team

Stuart Breyer CEO

Stuart helped to launch the mallowstreet platform in 2009 as an Operations Director. mallowstreet was created to help solve the pensions and savings crisis; to ensure that everyone who has a promised pension receives it in full. mallowstreet has over 3,000 community members and we are looking forward to growing our presence both inside and out of the UK and European markets.

David Scholtz Chief Operating Officer

David joined mallowstreet in 2012 as Product & Strategy Director, responsible for the strategic direction of the site’s development. David is known as a tech ‘early adopter’ and is keenly interested in the intersection of consumer and business technologies. There is rarely a new piece of tech either launched, or about to launch, that David hasn’t already pre-ordered.

Bryan Verster Commercial Director

Bryan joined mallowstreet in 2013 with over fifteen years of media experience. Bryan is a specialist in launching, running and monetising online properties and events.

Rachel Johnson Legal Counsel

Along with her role as Company Secretary, Rachel provides legal services as in-house legal counsel in respect of a wide range of practices areas including Intellectual Property, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, Financial Services, Immigration and Employment law.

James Pamplin Account Manager

James works as an account manager at mallowstreet and is responsible for all new business development and sales. James has over 13 years’ experience in the media industry, having previously worked in the world of financial publishing.

Victoria Sinclair Data and Operations Manager

Victoria joined mallowstreet in 2012 and is now responsible for the day to day operations and running of the mallowstreet platform. Victoria also helps to deliver the mallowstreet Events calendar, which stands at over 50 events per year.

David Murphy Lead Developer

David joined mallowstreet in 2009 as is now Lead Developer. David is responsible for the general running of the mallowstreet site, along with the implementation of upgrades and enhancements to the online platform.

Aline Francois Software Developer

Aline started her career as a System Developer for a Brazilian financial services company. Aline is now responsible for the API and management system which supports the mallowstreet platform.

Derek Oakley UI/UX Design Technologist

Derek is devoted to design, great user experience and fast websites. He started working with mallowstreet in 2012 on a design project as a freelance UI/UX designer & front-end developer before joining the team as a design technologist to work on “The Feed”.

Sam Rossiter Investor Relations Manager

Sam joined mallowstreet in May 2018 and is responsible for managing and building our relationships with the pension fund community. Before joining mallowstreet he held a similar role at SPS Conferences and the European Pension Fund Investment Forum (EPFIF).

Sandra Wolf Editor

Sandra is editor at mallowstreet, responsible for editing articles posted by expert contributors and writing mallowstreet content. Sandra has worked in pensions journalism for more than 10 years, previously the editor of Pensions Expert, the Financial Times' magazine for pension professionals.

Yarna Elms Client Services Administrator

Yarna joined mallowstreet as a Client Services Administrator, acting as the link between our clients and the internal sales and events teams. Whilst completing her degree in Tourism Management, Yarna started her career as a Visitor Consultant for a Regional Tourism Organisation and in 2015 decided to make the move from New Zealand to London.

Tom Peterson Digital Engagement Manager

Tom works as Digital Engagement Manager for mallowstreet and is responsible for providing users and clients the best digital experience of our platform. Having worked in digital marketing for the likes of Incisive Media, Law Business Research, Last Word Media and in the user experience sector, Tom is passionate about all things digital.

Ally Georgieva Head of Insight

Ally joined mallowstreet to head up the Insights division. She started her career as a Senior Executive Summits Producer at Marcus Evans, developing content for a portfolio of investment summits. Ally was then invited to join EDHEC-Risk Institute in Singapore as a Junior Research Analyst working on a research project about investment solutions for East Asia’s pension savings. While studying for a Masters degree at the EDHEC Business School, the institute asked her to join ERI Scientific Beta and help coordinate pre-sales and client service activities.

Dawid Konotey-Ahulu Co-Founder and Board Director

Dawid is the former CEO and Co-Founder of mallowstreet, the online community for the UK pensions industry. 3000 members of the site represent over $2 trillion in pension fund assets through 500 pension schemes. Dawid believes that Pensions is the 6th Global Challenge, along with Global Security, Sustainability, Global Finance, Education and Health. It is Dawid’s worldview that by bringing together the great and the good within a challenged ecosystem, one is best positioned to leverage the benefits from the wisdom of the crowd and thus to solve the key challenges these industries face. Dawid is also Co-Founder of Redington, the successful investment consultancy set up in 2006 that advises large pension funds around the world on their risk management of assets and liabilities.

Robert Gardner Co-Founder and Board Director

Robert is Co-Founder of mallowstreet and Redington which advises large pension funds around the world. Redington believes there is a way to solve the pensions challenge, and that it involves bringing together great minds in conversation, as well as connecting unlikely dots to provide new and better ways for pension funds to reach their goals. Robert started his career at Deutsche Bank before joining Merrill Lynch in 2003 where he was a Director in their Insurance and Pensions Solutions Group. In 2008, Robert also co-founded mallowstreet, the online community for the pensions industry that brings pension fund decision makers and product providers together.