Team Bios

Andrew McGrath,

Obtained a European Baccalaureate in 1995 from the European School in Oxfordshire, England and then graduated in 1998 with a Bachelor of Commerce, Banking & Finance (Hons) from University College Dublin, Ireland. After working for Morgan Stanley (1998-2001) as an associate in the Equity Structured Products Group, Andrew moved to Cater Allen International Limited as Head of Equity Relative Value Proprietary Trading (2001-2003). Andrew then moved to Lehman Brothers International Europe where he co-founded the Special Situations portfolio within Lehman Equity Strategies. After nearly 3 years at Lehman Brothers (2003-2006), he moved to BNP Paribas and assumed the role of European Head of Special Situations & Risk Arbitrage Proprietary Trading. In 2009 Andrew founded Burren Capital Advisors Limited.

Philip Canessa,

30+ years experience within financial services at institutions to include Hambros Bank, EIM (Gibraltar) Limited, part of the EIM Group, Gibraltar Finance, Gibraltar Investor Compensation Board and Gibraltar Financial Services Commission’s Funds Panel. Philip holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of London.

Martin Patterson,

15+ years experience in trading event driven, credit, interest rates, foreign exchange and equities across global markets at Trafalgar Asset Managers, Mellon HBV Alternative Strategies and ING Financial Markets in London. Martin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Sciences from the University of Warwick.


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