Tom Hicks, Chairman of the STA, is co-founder of IFTM Capital, a systematic trading business implementing technical analysis. A Fixed Income Trader and Ex Big Four Consultant, he has over 15 years’ experience in the financial industry as a Fixed […]Read more ›
The Executive Committee
The Executive Committee
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For your information, the following members of the STA form the STA Executive Committee.
Axel Rudolph is a Vice Chairman and Head of Education of the Society of Technical Analysts, having been Chairman from 2013 to 2018. Prior to becoming chairman he was responsible for education and program organisation at the STA for six years. He has been a lecturer on the STA Diploma Part 1 and 2 courses at the London School of Economics and at Queen Mary University of London for nearly two decades. From 2007-2010 Axel was Vice-Chairman Europe on the board of the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA).
Axel is a director and senior technical analyst at Commerzbank Corporates and Markets. Previously he was Dow Jones’ Chief Technical Analyst for Europe, a bond, derivatives and proprietary trader in Paris and London. He is a Fellow of the STA.Read more ›
Clive Lambert’s company FuturesTechs is one of the UK’s leading independent technical analysis providers. The company is a five-times winner at the Technical Analyst Magazine Awards, most recently winning the “Best Commodities, Energy and Power Research” category at the 2015 awards.
Clive, who is the founder and director of FuturesTechs, has also served on the STA Board, and has been both a regular …Read more ›
Richard Adcock is Managing Director, Adcock Analysis Ltd. Richard previously worked for Brevan Howard, and was formerly Global Head of Technical Strategy for UBS, specialising in Candlestick analysis, combining it with momentum and trending techniques to establish both long and […]Read more ›
Leona is Treasurer for the STA as well as being a member of the finance committee. She brings strong financial experience from her background of being a certified chartered accountant, combined with a pragmatic mindset from her MBA specializing in Entrepreneurial Finance from Warwick Business School.
Leona is currently COO of a technology group and has managed budgets of over £350m in her 10 year career.Read more ›
Charles is a Portfolio Manager at Investec within the Wealth and Investments Division. He is also Divisional Director and Desk Head.
Charles has worked within equity markets and fund management since 1989, when he joined stockbrokers Albert E Sharp as a trainee, which later became Capel Cure Sharp.
In 2003 Charles joined the London office of Christows, which later became Williams de Broё (now Investec Wealth & Investment)…Read more ›
Ben has had three formal careers: auditor, finance director of new media companies and, since 2000, investment strategy developer for pensions and long term savers. He stopped work at 50 to manage trials of proprietary strategies, write multi-asset research papers […]Read more ›
After completing an MBA in finance, Guido worked at Delta Forex, an Italian consultancy specialising in Elliott Wave analysis on currencies. In 1998 he started at Bloomberg, where his first task was to set up the TA group for the Analytics desk, supporting the European Head of Technical Analysis. In January 2005 he was promoted to Head of TA for the EMEA region. In March 2010 Guido became a member of the board of directors of the Society of Technical Analysts in the UK, with focus on education. Guido…Read more ›
Mark Tennyson d’Eyncourt started in the market in 1963, with Durlachers, arguably the leading equity jobber of the day. After spells with Govetts (later Hoare & Co Govett) and Scrimgeours, he moved into fund management with Wallace Bros Sassoon, just before the great bear market of 1973-74. This was when he started to look at technical analysis seriously, when, clearly, fundamental analysis wasn’t working. For ten years he ran the Qatar Investment Office in London, providing strategic advice for…Read more ›
Nick Kennedy is currently Senior Economist at Independent Strategy Ltd, having spent over 20-years working in firms across the City in sales, trading and strategy roles. He is involved in all aspects of Independent Strategy’s investment research process, with a focus on […]Read more ›
David is a Trading System Consultant and professional engineer. He first became involved with the LIFFE markets after being commissioned to provide IT support and write a trading model for a number of LIFFE traders in 1992. Since then he has used his engineering expertise on a number of innovative trading projects. Commissions include the implementation of Dunnigan’s One Way Formulae, a technical trading model, the production of a number of swing timing models for traders within the Butterworth Group…Read more ›