Steps Ahead

Mosaic Smart Data adds two industry veterans to leadership team

23 May 2018

  • Stephen Caplen (CFO) and John Showell (COO) join FICC analytics company

Mosaic Smart Data (Mosaic), the FICC data analytics company, has added two finance and technology experts to its executive team as it continues to scale to service its growing customer base. Stephen Caplen joins as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and John Showell becomes the company’s new Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Stephen Caplen is a chartered accountant with over 20 years’ experience in financial services. Most recently, he was Deputy Group CFO at interdealer broker ICAP. Stephen has also held posts as CFO at EBS, the spot FX electronic trading platform, and Deputy Head of Finance at the London Stock Exchange.

John Showell is a Citibank FICC technology veteran, working at the bank for more than a decade managing trading technology. John held a number of Director posts at Citibank including Head of Fixed Income Trade Processing and Head of North American Rates Technology. More recently, John held the role of Client Services Director at ION Trading.

Matthew Hodgson, CEO and founder of Mosaic Smart Data said: “The addition of Stephen and John will enable us take full advantage of the growing demand we are experiencing for real-time FICC data analytics solutions. We will continue to scale the business to deliver our technology quickly and effectively to more of the world’s top trading institutions.

“Our most vital resource is the expertise of our team, and I am pleased that these two highly experienced and talented financial technology professionals have joined us.”