Legal & Compliance

Richard Pell-Ilderton

CEO & CCO, Quaero Capital LLP

Richard Pell-Ilderton is a founding partner, CEO and CCO of Quaero Capital LLP.

In 1989, he became a partner with City law firm Wilde Sapte (now Dentons). He was responsible for establishing the Tokyo and Hong Kong offices of Wilde Sapte and went on to be a director at SocGen-Crosby in Singapore before setting up Tiburon Partners, as Quaero Capital LLP was previously known.

He qualified as a solicitor in 1985.

Daniel Ahamefula

Compliance Officer, Quaero Capital LLP

Daniel Ahamefula joined Quaero Capital LLP in December 2021 as an Associate in Legal and Compliance.

Recently he worked at Antin Infrastructure Partners as a Compliance Associate, responsible for managing the regulatory and compliance framework for the London entity.

Prior to Antin Infrastructure Partners, Daniel started his career in 2019 as a Compliance Analyst at Optima Partners Compliance Advisory and has previously worked at Ardian Private Equity, Northern Trust Corporation, and Jardine Lloyd Thompson (now ‘Marsh & McLennan’) as an Intern.

Daniel received an LLB Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree from the University of Hull. He is currently completing the CISI Diploma in Investment Compliance.

Carole Guillon

Compliance Officer

Carole Guillon has over 20 years’ experience in the Finance industry. She started her career in 2002 at Lombard Odier where she worked in different departments. She then joined Quaero Capital SA in 2010 as a member of client services and operations team. Over the year she has had the opportunity to broaden and deepen her experience in operation, supporting C-suite, and marketing. Since 2021 she joined the compliance department to assist Myriam Ly, Head of Legal & Compliance.

Carole holds a Bachelor in Business Administration from the Haute Ecole de Gestion de Genève (HEG).

Simon Marquaire

COO & CCO, Quaero Capital (France) SAS

Simon Marquaire joined Quaero Capital (France) SAS in January 2023 as Secretary General and RCCI (Head of Compliance).

He has more than 20 years of experience in compliance and internal control in asset management.

He started his career in Luxembourg in the internal audit department of Dexia.

Subsequently, he worked in the compliance departments of Nomura Alternative Investment Management and Candriam where he was RCCI.

Simon is a graduate of the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Grenoble (Grenoble School of Management).