Andrew MonkChief Executive Officer
Andrew has enjoyed a successful investment banking career spanning 30 years during which time he has nurtured strong relationships with many major UK institutions. He was employed by Hoare Govett ABN AMRO for 11 years before founding Oriel Securities as Joint CEO, and which grew to employ nearly 100 people and have a valuation of approximately £40m under his leadership. Andrew later became CEO of Blue Oar Plc, where he successfully turned around its UK securities operations and its private client division as well as starting an asset management division. He is also CEO of the natural resources investment bank, VSA Capital Limited. Andrew has particular responsibility for sourcing potential reverse takeover candidates for RRR.
Andrew has a broad range of Corporate Finance experience gained over 25 years. He commenced his career at the investment bank, Barclays de Zoete Wedd. Following three years in family owned businesses he worked in a number of UK and international investment banking and broking firms, including Blue Oar Plc. Andrew is also Head of Corporate Finance at VSA Capital. He has particular responsibility for sourcing potential reverse takeover candidates and structuring transactions for RRR.