Staff Announcement: Martin Black joins as Managing Director


We are pleased to announce that Martin Black has joined the Laven team as Managing Director of Business Development. Martin has over 25 years working primarily in Private Equity, Managed Futures (CME, CBOT, Eurex and LIFFE). More recently, Martin worked at Met Facilities, a UK based regulated hosting solution. Martin also regularly volunteers at CALM Mediation and is a certified mediator in Commercial, Workplace and Community mediation. Martin holds a BSc in Finance from the University of Illinois.

Jerome Lussan, Laven’s CEO and founder, commented: “We’re thrilled to have Martin join the Laven team. Following a year of rapid growth, we are continuing to enhance products such as our hosting platform and RegTech alongside our long-established consulting work. Martin’s vast PE and trading expertise, as well as his prominent market presence, will further enhance our reach, to the benefit of our clients. He represents our values perfectly by being client focussed, commercial and a big believer in technology for the compliance industry where LavenTech (a Laven Group company) is a world leader”.

Please do feel free to get in touch with Martin to congratulate him on his new role or for information on any of the products Laven offer.

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Laven offers a UK regulatory hosting platform which provides clients with the opportunity to conduct regulated activities as an Appointed Representative (AR).


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