Commcise was founded by buy side industry professionals – people who understand the issues and are sympathetic to the needs of the buy side.

Our founding members include the partners of a leading buy-side Investment Technology consulting firm with experience of implementing complex technology solutions for over 40 top tier Asset Management firms globally.

Our Team
Darran Carlisle
Director
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Darran has over 20 years experience of building technology solutions for the financial industry.

John Kennedy
North American Consultancy
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John joined Commcise in February 2018 from IHS Markit. John has over 25 years Commission Management and Client experience with a proven track record in the design, delivery, and implementation.

Doina Sandor
European Consultancy
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Doina joined Commcise in July 2017, having previously held various strategic and financial advisory roles for the UK Government, Deloitte and Thomson Reuters.

Jonathan Pearson
North American Consultancy
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Jonathan joined Commcise in February 2018. Previously, Jonathan was a Senior Adviser to the government of the United Kingdom, specialising in change management and corporate reform.

Paul Charie
Global Head of Sales
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Paul Charie joined Commcise in January 2016 as Global Head of Sales. Paul has over 20 years experience of selling software solutions into the financial services industry

Gavin Croft
Director
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Gavin has over 13 years experience of helping buy-side firms develop and integrate high-performance technology solutions.

Glenn Dicken
Director
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Glenn has over 15 years experience of working within and consulting for international buy- and sell-side institutions.

Amrish Ganatra
Managing Director
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Amrish has over 15 years experience of helping buy-side firms implement complex technology solutions.

James Griffiths
Head of Consultancy
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James joined Commcise in November 2014 from Deloitte where he was a Senior Consultant in their Financial Services practice.

Chirag Khatter
Global Head of Support
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Chirag joined Commcise in November 2016 as Global Head of Support. Chirag has over 10 years experience of supporting global financial services clients.

Naresh Naidoo
Director
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Naresh has over 12 years experience of helping buy-side firms implement enterprise level technology solutions and organisational change.

Kyle Rogge
Director of US Sales
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Kyle Rogge joined Commcise at the end of 2015 as Director of US Sales. Kyle previously spent 8 years as part of the AllianceBernstein group working in a selection of Sales roles within the buy-side and sell-side business units.

Melissa Foti Umans
Director of Business Development
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Melissa joined Commcise in December 2017 as Director of Business Development. Melissa previously spent 4 years at IHS Markit and 7 years at Goldman Sachs in a selection of Sales and Product Management roles.

Press Releases

Commcise adds key personnel to US implementation and client management teams

Strategic hires support global business growth New York, London, 16th April 2018. Commcise, the award-winning provider of integrated commission management, research...read more

Addressing the trans-Atlantic research dilemma

By Melissa Umans, Director of Business Development, Commcise Paying US-based broker-dealers for research is not without challenges for UK-based asset...read more
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