Our Team

Chairman of the board of MatchPlace and CEO of TuskCapital Management, the partner of MatchPlace
Andrew Irvine

Seasoned CEO and founder of various entities; 25+ years experience in investment banking, investment management and venture capital.

CEO and founder of TUSK Capital, a UK based investment advisory and management boutique. Founding partner of Basinghall Partners, a venture capital investor with a focus on digital transformation. Investor, mentor and coach. Active investment management approach.

Interested in enabling efficient markets via technology.

Chicago Booth MBA, BCom (Hon), CFA

Benjamin Gedeon CEO of MatchPlace, the Fintech company for SME
Benjamin Gedeon

CEO and seasoned manager of various teams with over 17 years of experience in Fintech, Investment Banking and Capital Markets.

Previous Global Head of Forex IT with Credit Agricole CIB, a major French bank. Has led project implementation and management teams in various financial institutions and oversaw the development, business analysis, and support of treasury and trading systems. Investor, mentor and coach.

Interested in disrupting traditional intermediaries.

Chicago Booth MBA, Master, BA Econometrics

Christophe Monget

Information Technology expert with over 20 years of experience in Investment Banking and Capital Markets.

Previously team leader and program manager on Front Office IT systems in a recognised French investment bank. Was responsible for development and business analysis, and the delivery of efficient technology enabled organisations and customers-centric systems.

Interested in the application of new technologies to update outdated business models.

Chicago Booth MBA, MSc Geology (Hon), MSc Geophysics (Hon)