Leadership Team

Meet our leadership team


Andrew Kouloumbrides

Andrew Kouloumbrides

CEO

As CEO, Andrew leads the overall business and executive team at Xceptor. Andrew is a highly accomplished Business Executive, with a successful track record of delivering increased performance of Software, Consulting and Service businesses. Andrew was previously the COO at Xceptor and prior to that held senior roles with BT Global Services, Liberata and Logica/CMG.

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Sharon Cooper

Sharon Cooper

CFO

Sharon leads the finance and head office functions at Xceptor with the experience of major corporates under her belt. Sharon has been operating within the private equity and public markets arenas, having started her career as an auditor at EY.

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Dan Reid

Dan Reid

CTO

Dan is CTO and an original founder of Xceptor. He leads the Innovation, Development and Support teams who are based at the Surrey Research Park, UK. Dan is focussed on driving the vision, architecture and development of the Xceptor solution.

Magali Nedjar

Magali Nedjar

Director Of Strategic Partnerships

Magali leads the partnership team at Xceptor. With over 20 years experience in partner and alliances management, she has nurtured and led game-changing partnerships in both large and medium sized organisation such as IBM, Detica, SoftwareAG and more recently at SAP.

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Mark Brooke-Webb

Mark Brooke-Webb

COO

Mark leads the delivery, client experience and SaaS operations at Xceptor. With over 20 years of experience providing IT and software services in the financial sector, he joined Xceptor from Fidessa where he was responsible for leading client services functions across the global organisation.

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Josh Monroe

Josh Monroe

CRO

As Chief Revenue Officer, Josh is responsible for leading worldwide sales, strategic partnerships & alliances, and marketing at Xceptor. Josh joins Xceptor with extensive experience in the financial services sector, most recently leading the Americas and global sales of the network, trade matching and data analytics business at Itiviti. Prior to that, Josh held senior leadership roles at FIS and SunGard.

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Ludovic Blanquet

Ludovic Blanquet

Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer

As Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer, Ludovic brings extensive experience in the financial services sector. Before joining Xceptor, Ludovic developed and executed the value creation plan for smartTrade. He spent 7 years at Misys and Finastra and was instrumental in the merger between Misys and D+H in 2017. Early in his career, Ludovic established a Singapore based electronic broker for the Credit Agricole group. A French national, he started his career in Paris working for Reuters on Trade & Risk management software solutions.

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John Ridout

John Ridout

Head of Sales, EMEA and APAC

As Head of Sales for EMEA and APAC, John brings extensive experience within the financial services sector focusing primarily on the FinTech space and capital markets. Prior to joining Xceptor John spent many years running teams in Africa, the US and Europe for companies including FIS, Smartstream, ION and SWIFT.

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