Anthemis Group overview

Anthemis Group (originally known as Nauiokas Park) was founded by Amy Nauiokas and Sean Park in 2010. The company has offices in New York, London, Luxembourg and Geneva. 

Anthemis focuses on early stage investment of financial services companies. Its target sectors includes payments, wealth and asset management, and Insurance and Risk Management, amongst others.

Anthemis also works with partners to create new businesses in sub-sectors of financial services, such as insurance and banking. Companies that Anthemis have backed in such a way include Kindur, a financial wellness company for retirement.

In 2017, Anthemis partnered with Baloise Group to establish an investment partnership. Anthemis also with extended its investment partnership with MMI Holdings (initially established in 2016) into venture partnership.

In 2018 Anthemis partnered with BBVA to launch a venture creation partnership. 

The following year, Anthemis partnered with Barclays PLC to launch the Female Innovators Lab, an innovation centre for female entrepreneurs to connect with their first round of VC funding.

Anthemis closed a $90m Insurtech growth fund, backed by Aflac Global Ventures, Nümberger and Sumitomo Life, in February 2020.

Map showing the location of Anthemis Group

London, United Kingdom

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Key people

Leslie Campisi Chief Marketing Officer
Elise Brown Director of Marketing
Carol Phung Financial Controller
Ruth Foxe Blader Partner
Iason Nikolakis Managing Director
Samantha Ghiotti Partner
Naoshir Vachha Partner
Katrina Cruz Associate
Henry Salmon Principal
JeeYoon Hong Venture Architect
Sophie Winwood Associate
Pamela Thomas-Graham Strategic Advisory Board
Kate Sampson Managing Director
Jillian Williams Principal
Charity Mhende Associate
Patrick Watson Chief Financial Officer
Hannah Brewer Executive Assistant
Sean Newham Associate
David Galbraith Partner
Vica Epifantseva-Manos Partner
Tom Ryan Partner, Head of Anthemis North America
Gabby Wright Associate
Alexander Mayall Associate
Sophie Toner Front Office Manager
Billy Whalen Corporate Development Principal
Katrina Kowal Executive Assistant
Sarah Friar Strategic Advisory Board
Erica Young Principal
Marin Cauvas Associate
Johnita Walker Mizelle Head Of Investor Relations & Ecosystem Development, The Americas
Stanimir Vasilev Associate
Briana van Strijp Partner & COO
Mark Dowds Managing Director
Alex Steiner Associate
Gavin Holland Partner
Natalia Von Esebeck Legal Counsel
Yann Ranchere Partner
Natasha Drum Executive Assistant
Luís Torres Associate
Farhan Lalji Principal
Mei Lim Chief Financial Officer
Helena Morrissey Strategic Advisory Board
Katie Palencsar Investor & Venture Studio Lead
Archie Cochrane Associate
Sean Park Founder & Chief Investment Officer
Nadeem Shaikh Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Amy Nauiokas Founder & President
Catherine Macdonald HR Business Partner
Matthew Jones Principal
Dario de Wet Venture Associate
Elizabeth Davis Investor
Vinay Singh Investor
Bruce Aust Strategic Advisor
Nkechi Iregbulem Analyst