Mark Greenwood joined the company in 2015. He spent the previous 10 years as a trader on the inflation desks at Barclays and RBS, latterly as managing director responsible for inflation options and exotics in all currencies. Before this he managed the inflation desk at Rand Merchant Bank in South Africa, from the time of the first domestic inflation bond issue in March 2000 until his relocation to the UK in 2004. He began his career as underwriting actuary with Swiss Re in South Africa. Mark holds an MSc in statistics from the University of the Witwatersrand, the FRM designation from the Global Association of Risk Professionals and is a fellow of the UK Institute of Actuaries.