The Institutional Funds team
Building a business like Octopus takes a lot of people. Today Octopus is home to over 800 employees, including more than 125 investment professionals across five alternative investment businesses.
Our Institutional Funds team work closely with institutional investors across the Octopus Group. They will be your first port of call if you’d like to find out more about our institutional investment capabilities.
Mark joined Octopus in 2011 having spent the early part of his career in Private Client roles with HSBC Private Bank and PricewaterhouseCoopers where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant.
Penny joined the team having worked at Octopus for more than eight years. She was instrumental in planning, designing and project managing the move from Old Bailey to 33 Holborn.
In her previous role as an Inward Investment Manager at the UK Department for International Trade Semi provided strategic advice to large UK infrastructure fund managers on distribution to large Korean institutional investors such as pension funds, asset managers and insurance companies.
Semi has a degree in English Linguistics and Literature from Sahmyook University in Korea and an MA in International Relations from University of Warwick.
Jason has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from UCL.
Tancredi is responsible for building relationships with institutional investors across the Octopus product range.
Prior to joining Octopus in July 2020, Tancredi spent over nine years working in the hedge fund industry, initially as an investor for EIM Group and then heading business development for two start-up hedge funds, Ronit Capital and the Event-Driven Fund at TT International.
Tancredi has a BA (Hons) in Business and International Relations from London Metropolitan University.
She has joined from Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PiP), where she was investor relations director, responsible for establishing new institutional investor client relationships for fund and co-investments. Prior to PiP, Angela worked at AXA Real Assets and was responsible for business development for new investor markets and products.
She is a graduate of the Corvinus University Budapest and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst.