Our Team

Marcel LeeCFA, CAIA, FRM

Quantitative Analyst

Marcel Lee is the former Head of Financial Risk of CMC Markets. Prior to his role at CMC Markets, he was a quantitative analyst at Natixis and part of the FX hybrids risk management desk at J.P. Morgan. Marcel is also pursuing research in the public policy area and in applied mathematics. He holds an MSc in Management and Regulation of Risk from the London School of Economics. BlackOre's research team regularly consults Marcel on issues of risk management, global economics and complex financial structures. Marcel's management experience and connections to the European financial market will help guide BlackOre's future growth prospects.


Ian CarmichaelCFA

Strategic Advisor, Advisory Board

Ian Carmichael has 30 years of senior management experience in technology firms and fund management experience in the venture capital space. He acted as an investment executive for BTG plc, responsible for divesting the company’s then £200 million venture capital portfolio. Prior to his career in finance, he practiced as a civil engineer in the UK, Germany, Switzerland and Southern Africa before gaining an MBA degree from the London Business School. He has international deal-making and management experiences in the UK, US, Continental Europe, Russia and Qatar.