Meet The Team

Mainspring’s leadership team has a mixture of industry, operations and administration experience and expertise. The team works in a integrated way with our clients, managing and advising on fund administration and operations throughout the fund life cycle. Beyond our client relationships, the leadership team is responsible for developing our internal team and making sure that Mainspring is an exceptional place to work.

Stephen Geddes
Stephen Geddes

Chief Executive Officer

Stephen founded Mainspring in 2010, having spent 8 years as COO at Pi Capital. Prior to that he was at Eden Capital and Hambros Bank.
Bridget Barker
Bridget Barker

Chair

Bridget spent over 35 years at one of the leading City law firms, Macfarlanes. Bridget was head of the Investment Management Group.
Neil Clark
Neil Clark

Chief Operating Officer

Neil joined Mainspring in December 2015 as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to Mainspring, Neil was MD of Easynet UK Business Markets.
Beth Cazalet
Beth Cazalet

Compliance Officer

Beth has over 30 years of regulatory experience working both as in-house compliance and providing compliance consulting services.
Damian Simmons
Damian Simmons

Chief Service Officer

Damian is a qualified accountant with 19 years PQE and has worked in the Fund Administration and Accounting industry for the last 10 years.
Oliver Mills
Oliver Mills

Senior Fund Accountant

Oliver is an ACA qualified accountant and is responsible for client service and fund reporting for our private equity clients.
Stephen Doherty
Stephen Doherty

Associate Director- Client Solutions

Stephen heads up Mainspring’s Client Solutions team, driving innovation and development to provide a better product and service offering.
Chris O’Driscoll
Chris O’Driscoll

Head of Investment Operations

Chris leads the Custody and Nominee team. He is responsible for its day-to-day operations and the operational service provided to Mainspring.
Adrian van Rensburg
Adrian van Rensburg

New Business Sales Executive – Venture

Adrian has a wealth of business development experience to enterprise level FTSE 250 and multination corporations.  Enterprises typically with complex sales engagements and demanding client requirements.
Norman Watson
Norman Watson

Director, Head of Sales

Norman joined Mainspring in Nov 2020 as Director, Head of Sales. He has over 20 years experience in the institutional investment industry in both sales and account management.
Charles Bathurst
Charles Bathurst

Business Development Director

Charles has over 35 years’ experience of management and senior executive roles in alternative asset management covering business development, financial reporting, compliance and governance.