finnCap CEO steps down

John Farrugia appointed

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Sam Smith, CEO at AIM broker finnCap, is set to step down after over two decades, shifting into an advisory role at the group.

Smith founded the nominated advisor (NOMAD) and AIM broker in 1998, leading it through its IPO and acquisition of Cavendish Corporate Finance in 2018.  John Farrugia, managing partner of finnCap Cavendish will become director of the company and will be appointed CEO designate, becoming CEO following Smith's departure. Farrugia joined the group in 2020 and has worked across investment banking for over 20 years. finnCap appoints Annette Andrews as non-executive director Founding shareholder Geoff Nash will also be appointed as a director of the group. Robert Lister, chair, said...

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