Joe Brent joined Liberum in July 2009 as Head of UK Small & Mid Cap research, before becoming Head of Research in 2013.

Prior to Liberum, Joe was a Managing Director and Head of UK Small and Mid Cap research at Citigroup where he worked for four years. Joe was rated first by Extel in Mid Cap research in 2012 and 2013. He started his career as an accountant at Deloitte and Touche before joining Cazenove, where he worked for ten years before joining Citigroup.

Joe graduated in 1992 from Downing College, Cambridge with a degree in History.

Joe Brent

Senior Management Team

Shane Le Prevost

Shane Le Prevost

Chairman & Chief Executive

Shane Le Prevost is Chairman, Chief Executive and founder of Liberum.

David Parsons

David Parsons

Director, Head of Equities

David joined Liberum in 2008. Prior to Liberum, David was a Managing Director and Head of UK Equity Sales at Citigroup.

Christopher Howlett

Christopher Howlett

Chief Operating Officer

Christopher is Chief Operating Officer and a member of the Executive Management Team.

Steve Pearce

Steve Pearce

Co-Head of Investment Banking

Steve joined in 2007 as a founding member of Liberum’s corporate advisory business.

Richard Crawley

Richard Crawley

Co-Head of Investment Banking

Richard joined Liberum in 2013. Prior to this, Richard was Head of Corporate Broking & Advisory at Espirito Santo.

Neil Patel

Neil Patel

Investment Banking Managing Director

Neil joined Liberum in 2013. He previously spent 12 years at UBS, acting as broker and advisor to FTSE100 and FTSE 250 companies.

Clayton Bush

Clayton Bush

Investment Banking Managing Director

Clayton joined Liberum in 2008 from Canaccord, having previously worked for Credit Lyonnais, Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein and PWC.

Edward Blair

Edward Blair

Head of Product Strategy, Equities

Ed joined Liberum in 2007. He previously worked for Cazenove in both Emerging Market and Pan European equity sales.

Lynsey Cox

Lynsey Cox

Head of Corporate & Investor Relations

Lynsey joined Liberum in 2015, having spent 4 years at Numis as an Associate Director on the Investor Relations team.

Mark James

Mark James

Head of Expert Access

Mark re-joined Liberum in 2016 after four years away setting up an Innovation function for the main board of PwC in the UK.

Rebecca Gordon

Rebecca Gordon

General Counsel

Rebecca is General Counsel at Liberum and is also a member of the Risk & Regulatory Committee.

Mark Godridge

Mark Godridge

Chief Executive Officer - USA

Mark joined Liberum in 2007 and has been in New York for over 20 years selling Pan-European equities throughout the US and Canada.

Julian Collett

Julian Collett

Head of Sales

Julian joined in 2007 having previously spent 11 years working at Cazenove.

Graham Smith

Graham Smith

Head of Execution

Graham joined Liberum in 2016. Prior to Liberum, Graham has worked for Dillion Reed, Salomon Brothers, Citigroup, Unicredit and Trafalgar Capital.

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