Nicholas Paul Tuke - CEO
Mr. Nicholas Paul Tuke has more than 30 years’ experience within the financial services industry, both in retail and institutional sales. He started his career 1986 as an assistant Gilt broker for Charles Fulton I.D.B. in London, England. In 1991, Nicholas moved into the retail financial services arena and was employed by the Woolwich Building Society, offering personal financial advice to individual clients, specifically regarding their investment portfolios. During this time, he studied and passed the Financial Planning Certificate and became an associate of the Charted Institute of Bankers. In 1997, Nicholas had the opportunity to join an international financial services company, Belgravia Group International, as an International Investment Broker, working in South America offering holistic and tax efficient financial solutions to expatriate clients, and in 2001 he became the director for all of Latin America and the Caribbean within that company, managing a team of more than 15 brokers across the region. Returning to the United Kingdom in 2005, Nicholas joined Royal Bank of Scotland Group as a Senior Financial Planning Manager and was tasked with looking after the Bank’s client’s savings and investments portfolios. As well as this role, he also acted as an area sales manager when required. From 2013 to 2018, Nicholas setup his own private consultancy practice and worked with various financial services companies helping these firms within the motor industry to develop their finance and insurance propositions. In September 2018, Nicholas was appointed as Managing Director of Cheshire Trafford (UK) Limited, a fully owned subsidiary of Argentum 47 Financial Management Limited. In February 2020, Mr. Tuke was Appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Argentum 47, Inc.
Peter Smith - Director
Peter has been involved in the finance industry since 1986 when he passed his stockbroking examinations for the London Stock Exchange aged 18. He moved on to be an option trader, gilts trader, private client stockbroker before he built a global financial services company between 1993 and 2006 resulting in $2.2bn under management and 300 + staff. As the founder of Argentum 47 Inc. he recognised a gap in the market for assisting small to medium sized companies achieve their goals and ambitions by bringing together a network of professionals to help the clients of the company on a cost effective, majority sweat equity model, that vision has now been extended by amalgamating both his current and previous experiences into a full service financial institution.
Enzo Taddei - Director & CFO
Enzo holds a degree in Economics from EADE University in Malaga (Spain) and also a Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA) from the University of Wales. He also holds a “Masters Degree” in Spanish and International Taxation granted to him by EADE University in Malaga (Spain) in 2000. Fluent in three languages and a specialist in a broad range of accounting and also taxation procedures and disciplines, he leads the finance team of Argentum 47 Inc. and assists most clients on financial matters. Enzo also has extensive experience of public companies in a number of jurisdictions and is an expert on structure and planning for the maximum effect.
Shoaib Rasool - Senior Analyst and In-House Accountant
Shoaib previously worked in Crowe Horwath Hussain Chaudhury & Co. Chartered Accountants as an Audit associate and an Audit supervisor. Shoaib has more than 5 years of professional experience in the field of accountancy, audit and controls, his key skills include preparation & finalization of Financial Statements and he have in-depth knowledge of Audit & Assurance (External & Internal Audits, Specialized & Forensic Assignments) of different industry sectors. At Crowe Horwath, Shoaib was responsible for planning Audit assignments, preparing overall audit plan, allocation of work, setting timelines and supervision of audit teams. He is highly qualified CA (Finalist) Pakistan, CPA (UK) and CICA (USA) and currently is senior analyst and in house accountant for the company