Emanur Rahman

Chief Executive Officer

Emanur leads the delivery of the business strategy

Emanur is a management accountant and technology leader with extensive experience driving transformation programmes in investment banks

He has held global leadership roles including Global Head of FX Options Technology at Bank of America

Prior to founding onkho, Emanur was a Chief Technology Officer at The London Stock Exchange Group

Susan Rahman

Chief Product Officer

Susan is the face of the business and drives our product development acting as the “voice of the customer”

Susan is a chartered accountant and has been successfully running her own practice KWSR & Co for over 20 years

Susan holds board seats in education and the private sector as a trusted advisor and finance expert


Mark Lee

Non-Executive Director

Mark advises the business on product development and marketing strategy

Mark is an FCA and a well known and highly respected mentor to the accounting profession.

He is a regular keynote speaker at industry events including Accountex and is Consultant Practice Editor for AccountingWeb

Mark provides mentoring and practice development services to savvy sole practitioner accountants and also chairs the Tax Advice Network (a lead generation website for accountants and tax advisers).

Victor Popescu

Lead Developer

Victor leads the delivery of the technology stack

A full stack developer, Victor has been working on onkho from the very beginning as part of the Wow Elite Crew, our principal engineering subcontractor

Victor works with Alan Stuart from Wow Elite Crew to ensure quality and time to market

Saber Hussain

Non-Executive Director

Saber advises the business on growth and financial strategy

Saber is a career investment banker with over 20 years’ experience and recognised expertise in global capital markets, securitisation, liquidity and capital.

He is currently the founder and Managing Partner of Trader Risk Associates, a London based boutique advisory company.

Previously, he was a trader and Chief Operating Officer for Global Credit Trading at Barclays Investment Bank.



The Fintech SEIS Fund is a collaboration between 2 organisations well established in the UK early stage investment space: Startup Funding Club and Fintech Circle

Between them, they review thousands of startup investment proposals year which gives them the ability to source and invest in some of the best opportunities in the UK Fintech space


David Craig

President of the Financial & Risk business at Thomson Reuters

David has been ranked in the first 15 of the top 50 global leaders and innovators in financial services technology by Institutional Investor Magazine for the last 4 years

David is on the steering committee of the World Economic Forum’s Digital Disruption in Financial Services

Previously, David was a partner at McKinsey focusing on business technology

Cezanne Huq

Senior Vice President at Publicis OneTeam

Global Group Director for all Citibank business at Publicis

Cezanne is a marketer and product strategist leading in-house and domestic teams, domestically and globally for large-scale brands

Previously, Cezanne has led digital teams responsible for Verizon Wireless, GSK and Hilton Global

Cezanne has also built marketing strategies for Lifelock, Intuit and Experian

Stephen Lucas

Chief Financial Officer at Receipt-Bank

Stephen is a technology executive with broad business management experience

He has been based all around the world including 12 years in Silicon Valley

He has been involved in the acquisition and/or successful exit of many startups

Previously, Stephen was CFO at


Mizan Rahman

Vice-President, Fixed Income & Commodities at Morgan Stanley

Head of Core Product, Marketing & Business Intelligence for Morgan Stanley Matrix

A career investment banker specialising in electronic distribution and marketing

Previously, Mizan was at Goldman Sachs in E-Product Development and Marketing for the bank’s Securities division

Rezwan Shafique

Principal Consultant at Capco

A career management consultant, Chief Operating Officer and entrepreneur with extensive experience in all aspects of business strategy and operations

Previously, Rezwan was at The London Stock Exchange Group as Chief Operating Officer for their clearing business’ collateral and liquidity management programme

Tashfin Shafique

Managing Director at Emerge Consultants

A career management consultant specialising in investment banking governance, risk, compliance, portfolio and programme management across the UK, USA, Midde East and Europe

Tashfin is a regular contributor to ACAMS and Euromoney events and is a key adviser to emerging market banks

Tashfin works with the OECD on the enforcement of the Anti-Bribery & Corruption Convention