Richard Thompson recently joined OMGI as Head of Investment Risk and brings 15 years of industry experience to our team. Prior to joining OMGI, he worked for Citigroup, London as EMEA Head of Risk, Futures, Clearing and Collateral, overseeing risk for Exchange Traded Derivatives and cleared OTC interest rate and credit default swaps in EMEA. Other past roles include being a Portfolio Manager and Chief Research Officer at H3 Global Advisors, a Senior Quantitative Trader at CMC Markets and Head of the Quantitative Proprietary Trading Desk at Liquid Capital Markets Limited.


Richard holds a DPhil (PhD) from the University of Oxford, where he studied as a Rhodes Scholar. His work involved research in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics and he has published papers in these fields.