Lex Verweij, CEO
Until early 2017, Lex served as the Global Head of Banking and CEO for UK and Europe at Aon Hewitt, a leading global talent, compensation, engagement consulting and survey firm. Lex has 25 years of experience in business development and building long term relationships with clients. He is an established author and speaker on talent and reward topics. Lex graduated from Erasmus University, Rotterdam with an MSc in Economics.
Over the last 10 years, Olivier has been involved in a wide variety of new ventures in the online space. He led the team that built Ocado award winning e-commerce platform, driving both the product and technology roadmaps. He then co-founded and launched a groundbreaking loan distribution service, Moneio, as well as Fashionette and MyShowcase, both online retailers. Olivier graduated from Stanford University with a BS and a MS in Mechanical Engineering in 1995.
Alice Leguay, Co-Founder & CMO
Alice began her career with Morgan Stanley High Yield & Distressed Sales in 2001, based both in Paris and London. In 2008, Alice moved to Cognis Capital Partners, a credit special situations fund, as Head of Marketing & Investor Relations. In 2011, following an interest in online business development, Alice co-launched the French subsidiary of a large Rocket Internet GmbH online store. Alice holds an MA in Modern History & Italian from Wadham College, Oxford.
Thomas Drewry, Co-Founder & Chairman
Prior to Emolument, he founded and ran financial services executive search firm Veni Partners. Previously, he worked for the corporate finance departments of Hambros Bank and ABN Amro. Thomas graduated from the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) with a first class degree in Politics and Economics. He is a dual British and French citizen.