Steve Hughes started his career in 1978 and has held senior management positions since 1985, typically, in fast-growing software companies such as Legent Corporation (now Computer Associates), Seer Technologies (IPO), POINT Information Systems (now S1 Corporation), YOUcentric Inc (acquired by J D Edwards, became Peoplesoft, now Oracle), Carnegie Information Systems (now part of Kura) and Aspect Enterprise Solutions, a company providing enterprise solutions to the oil, gas, power and metals commodity sectors. Aspect was acquired by ION in January 2018, and he was then appointed as Chief Commercial Officer at ION Corporates Group but left the firm at the end of 2019. Steve then joined a new start-up firm, Beam Securities, as CEO; Beam is focused on the renewable energy sector. Steve was appointed CEO at Quor Group in June 2023 to spearhead the company’s growth. In parallel, Steve serves as Chairman at Pozitive Energy, a UK-focused electricity supplier to businesses. In addition, Steve is the Founder and co-Owner at iCottage Group (music record label, recording studio and music publishing) helping to build the success of emerging songwriters, performance artists and the like.Connect on LinkedIn
As CPTO at Quor Group, Saeed is responsible for delivering the product and technology strategy. An IT executive with 30 years’ experience in commodities technology, fintech and regtech leadership roles. A strong track record in delivering strategic software development programmes from start-ups to global commodities trading firms. Previously Group Director of Product Development Management at Eastnets, a global provider in compliance risk and payment solutions to over 800 banks. Prior to this Saeed was Director of Product Strategy at KRM22 PLC, A UK AIM listed company, providing risk management solutions to financial institutions. Saeed was at EDF Trading Markets Limited, for 17 years and held various roles including CTO and Head of Business Transformation. Saeed built and scaled the CTRM platform from a start-up to a global energy trading house. Saeed started his career at National Grid implementing trading solutions for the decentralization of the UK power market.Connect on LinkedIn
Fabienne joined Quor Group in August 2022 as CFO. He comes from a background of working for private equity and listed businesses, and has held a number of senior finance positions over the last 10 years. In 2017, he joined Brady Plc and subsequently joined Quor, following the carve out sale to STG Partners. Prior to this, he was with the Simplify Group, a legal services business in East Anglia, and was involved in fund raising and subsequently, its sale to private equity. Earlier in his career, Fabienne was with AWG plc and Anglian Water Limited. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant with Deloitte, and he also holds a Masters in Engineering from Nottingham University.Connect on LinkedIn
Harry has been with Quor / Brady for over a quarter of a century, during which time he has managed teams within development, pre-sales and product management, and managed Quor’s Metals business unit and Risk and Derivatives business unit, overseeing product development, professional services and support across their commodity trading and risk management products. During his time at Quor / Brady, Harry has played a central role in designing and building Quor’s solutions for metals, ags and other commodities, working with tier 1 clients across banks, brokers, trading companies, producers and fabricators in markets where QUOR has become the recognised world leader. In his current role as Chief Business Architect Harry works with market participants to identify new trends that will shape the requirements of our solutions in future, and drive Quor’s product strategy for commodities trading. He works across all of Quor’s product lines to ensure they work consistently to deliver these market and customer requirements.Connect on LinkedIn
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