The Team

Meet our team

John Ashworth

Chief Executive Officer

John joined Caplin in February 2014 as chief operating officer and in November 2014 was promoted to chief executive officer. He brings to the role 30 years experience in the technology industry, having started at IBM, where he rose from engineering to management over 11 years. He left to become CEO of Alta Analytics, and then CEO of Fenics, an FX derivatives pricing technology company. When Fenics was acquired by GFI, he became chief commercial officer of GFI.

Steve South

Chief Technical Officer

Steve has spent the last 12 years at Caplin working closely with our clients to deliver outstanding trading solutions. A web developer at heart, Steve has spent much of that time writing JavaScript and leading agile teams and, whilst still close to the code, now focuses on leading the engineering team and driving our technical strategy.

Tom Darvall

Chief Commercial Officer

Tom joined Caplin in April 2015 with a background in finance, poker and software delivery. With 10 years experience delivering complex software solutions for traders in the gaming and finance industries, he leads a team that helps Caplin and our clients understand how e-technology fits into their business.

Simon Veasey

Chief Financial Officer

Simon joined Caplin in September 2018 with responsibility for finance and operations. A Chartered Accountant, Simon has 20 years experience including finance leadership roles at Dealogic, NYSE Euronext and Discovery Networks.

Jonathan Paul

Head of Product Strategy

JP joined Caplin in June 2010 as a Junior Software Engineer in Test. After five years in Engineering, he joined the Product department and now leads Caplin’s Product and Design team.

Request a Demo

Enter your details below and we’ll get back to you.
All fields are required