Who we are
- Simon Osborn
Simon Osborn is a graduate of the London School of Economics. He was awarded the Bassett prize for the top degree in the LSE's Government Department in 1981.
Simon is Chief Executive Officer of IFI Global Ltd. In this capacity he is responsible for IFI Global's research output and is editor in chief of The NED, ADI and FundDomiciles.com. Prior to the launching IFI Global he was an Associate Director of the International Herald Tribune, based in Paris, where he was responsible for the development of the IHT's asset management coverage. Before joining the IHT he was with HZI International, a media consultancy that specialised in advising and investing in business, financial and medical publications in the developing world.
- Alan Hallett
Alan Hallett is Sales Manager at IFI Global. He has 30 years experience in media, starting with a Fleet Street sports reporting agency. He has been with IFI since 2004.
- Nilmini Herath
Nilmini Herath is a research analyst. She has previously worked as a Quantitative Risk Analyst for Credit Suisse, the Royal Bank of Scotland and Deutsche Bank. She is a Public Administration candidate at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
- María Lasa
María Lasa is a research analyst. She has previously worked for Arcano Asset Management, the advisory and investment arm of Arcano Group, a Spanish independent advisory services firm. She is a Public Administration candidate at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
- Tamara Sims
Tamara Sims is Business Manager at IFI Global. She is responsible for the company's events and databases as well as its office management. Previously she was Branch Manager of Globe Media in San Francisco. She is a graduate of Stephens College and attended Oxford University.
- Jane Vallero
Jane Vallero works with IFI on the marketing side. she is responsible for producing both of IFI's monthly publications. She has over twenty years experience designing for the coroprate/financial markets.
- Simeon Williams
Simeon is IFI's research analyst. He has a degree in PPE from the University of York, majoring in economic. He has worked at the Financial Skills Partnership and as an analyst at Deutche Bank.