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Paul Dixon

Paul DixonFounder


Paul Dixon has over 25 years’ experience working in Asset Management and Investment Banking in London, New York and elsewhere.

Starting in 1987 with six years at MHL (now part of JP Morgan), then nine years at Merrill Lynch, Paul traded and managed a wide range of financial and derivative products in both Fixed Income and Equity Markets. Paul also held senior roles in Global Financial Risk Management, and in what became known as ‘FinTech’.

Paul moved across to the Asset Management business in 2004. He has spent the last 12 years managing Assets and financial risk for large Life Insurance businesses. His last position was as CIO at Guardian Assurance, purchased by Cinven for c. £300 million in 2012, and sold in 2016 for £1.6 billion.

In September 2019 Paul will undertake an MSc and hopefully then a PhD in Philosophy and Economics at the LSE.