Rowan Gallagher

Managing Director – UK

Rowan joined Fundsquire in 2018 as the Managing Director in the UK. With ten years of experience in financial markets and working with scale-up technology companies, he’s passionate about sharing his industry knowledge and understanding of the R&D Tax Credits incentive to deliver capital in a secure way to some of the most fast growing companies in the UK.

Prior to joining Fundsquire, Rowan ran an R&D Tax Credits advisory service, GrantTree, where he led their growth strategy over the course of four years. For seven years before that, Rowan worked in London’s debt capital markets, trading derivatives for Ignis Asset Management which was later acquired by Standard Life.

Rowan has a computer science and investments background, he graduated with a first class Bachelor of Computer Science from Trinity College Dublin in 2004. Following that he was awarded a distinction in a Master of Science in Investment Management in 2006, from Cass Business School in London.

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Part of our culture is working with and on our strengths together.

That’s why we work with a dedicated strengths coach to discover and improve our understanding of where we excel, how we can build on that, and how we complement the team.

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Our Team

Damien Petty

Founder & CEO

Rowan Gallagher

Managing Director – UK

Scott Spence

Managing Director – Canada

Lani Dykes

People & Culture

Alexandra Kepka

Global Marketing Manager

Terry Ng

Credit & Relationship Associate

Brendan Bennett

Head of Partnerships & Strategy

Kaine McNamara

Credit Analyst

Andrew Pankevicius

Product & Technology Advisor

Josh Poulton

Funding Analyst

Joel Thornton

Relationship Manager

Rachael Singh

Relationship Manager

Jack Sparkes

Originations Manager

Imon Choudhury

Technical Product Manager

Suneha Dutta

Digital Marketing Coordinator