Our Team

Algorithmic Trading & Quantative Finance

Algorithmic Trading & Quantative Finance

The Money Pouch Team

Our investment team is led by experts qualified in the field of financial advice and investment management. We add that expertise to a growing staff of software engineers, programmers, data scientists and specialists with skills in quantitative finance, software development & algorithmic trading. Our lead architects have an average experience of 15 years in their fields of expertise.

Our head developer has a Master's Degree in Physics with experience in the fields of computer programming, machine learning and algorithmic trading having built over 400 automated trading systems.

Our investment management team, Hudson James Investment Management ("HJIM") is licenced and regulated in the British Virgin Islands.

HJIM carries a "Category 3: Investment Management" licence under The Securities and Investment Business Act, 2010 ("the Act") schedule to licence number SIBA/L/14/1069 issued in accordance with the provisions of sections 6(2) and (5) of the Act, and section 40B of the Financial Services Commission Act, 2001

Liam O’Donnell

JC Lotter - MSc Physics

JC is the Chief Technology Officer at The Money Pouch. He has a Master's Degree in Physics with experience in the fields of computer programming, machine learning and algorithmic trading having built over 400 automated trading systems. He has tested and coded High-Frequency Trading systems for trading firms around the world. Rigorous testing includes using walk forward analysis, Monte Carlo analysis and algorithms to correct bias. Various types of neural networks such as “deep learning” networks and artificial intelligence will be employed in future to improve the algorithms.

Liam O’Donnell

Liam O’Donnell - BEng (Hons)

Liam is an award winning developer and software engineer. He is the network security analyst for The Money Pouch. He helped to build Youview, a hugely successful SMART TV platform launched by Alan Sugar in the UK. He also won the FWA’s “Site of the Day” for two years consecutively for his work with Vodafone and David Beckham. He has also won awards for his work with Mercedes and Lurpak.

Mr. Richard Malpass

Richard Malpass - BSc (Hons) Economics, AiFP

Richard is the Executive Director for Hudson James Investment Management Ltd, an investment management company licenced and regulated in the BVI. Originally from the UK, Richard spent many years as a financial adviser for expatriates living around the world.

Mr. John C. Malpass

John C. Malpass - BA (Hons), ACII, FPMI

John is a former Director of the Noble Lowndes group which is now part of Mercer, the world’s largest human resources consulting firm with over 20,000 employees that operate internationally in more than 130 countries. Prior to his retirement, John was Managing Director of Noble Lowndes North America, Managing Director of Noble Lowndes European operations, Chairman of Ulster Pensions Trustees, Deputy Chairman of Noble Lowndes Irish Pensions Trust and Managing Director of Noble Lowndes Benefit Consultants. 

Liam O’Donnell

Deren Stevens - BSc (Hons) Business Management

Deren has a degree in Business Management from Kingston University in London and is head of sales & marketing.

Shraddha Pathak

Shraddha Pathak - BSc Computer Science, MCA

Shraddha is the head website developer on the project and has over 14 years’ experience in commerce. She is a highly skilled web developer and coder in PHP. She holds a Master of Computer Applications (MCA) degree.

Vipin Kumar Pathak

Vipin Kumar - MBA, MCA

Vipin developed the Android and Apple apps. Vipin has a wealth of experience under his belt including 8 years of front & backend web design. He also holds a Master’s degree in computer science and business. Vipin is a great asset to the team and is constantly learning new ways to code.

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