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Share Plc

Share Plc

Sector: Security Brokers Dealers And Flotation Companies Region: United Kingdom


: | London Stock Exchange: SHRE


Share Plc operates as a holding company with interest in providing stock brokerage services. The firm operates through three divisions: The Share Centre, Sharemark and Sharefunds. The Share Centre division is engaged in the provision and administration of share accounts, individual savings accounts, self-invested personal pension plans, child trust fund accounts, share incentive plans, investment club share accounts and enterprise investment scheme portfolios to private investors both directly and through corporate customers, throughout the United Kingdom. The Sharemark division operates an alternative share market on which the shares of Share plc and other companies are traded. The Sharefunds division operates a fund administration service. It also acts as an investment manager to funds of funds OEIC designed for customers of The Share Centre. Sharefunds provides expert fund accounting and pricing services to fund managers across the United Kingdom. The company was founded in February 1994 and is headquartered in Aylesbury, the United Kingdom.

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Executives

Gavin Oldham, 65, , Chairman
Gavin’s responsibilities include all aspects of oversight, including the Group’s strategy for growth. Founder of The Share Centre, having previously established Barclayshare (now Barclays Stockbrokers) for Barclays Bank, Gavin plays an active role in business affairs and is a regular contributor to radio and TV. Gavin received the Editor's award for services to private investors from the FT/Investors Chronicle in 2013. He is an elected member of the General Synod and a trustee of pfeg (Personal Finance Education Group), founder of The Share Foundation and founder and managing director of Share Radio Ltd.
Richard Stone, 41, Chief Executive Officer
Richard's responsibilities encompass control and management of the Group's business. A qualified Chartered Accountant, he joined Share plc in April 2006, from his previous role as a Director of Huntswood - an outsourcing business serving the financial services sector. His earlier investment market experience as an equity research analyst with the US investment bank, Robertson Stephens, included involvement in a number of initial public offerings across Europe. Prior to 2014 Richard was Group Finance Director and Chief Operating Officer.
Mike Birkett, 43, Finance Director
Mike joined Share plc in February 2014 from Thomas Cook Group Plc, where he was the Finance Director of Thomas Cook Online, its e-commerce centre of excellence. Prior to that he worked for Betfair Group plc, initially as Head of Financial Planning and Analysis and then as Finance Director of LMAX, its financial trading exchange. Mike is a qualified Chartered Accountant

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