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About

Nick Arnott

Co-founder, Activist Insight

Nick has 20 years experience of building up financial information businesses. Nick co-founded Activist Insight and Proxy Insight. Prior to this he co-founded Preqin the preeminent supplier of information on alternative assets. This business was started from scratch in 2002. It is now highly profitable and counts many of the leading private equity, hedge fund and real estate managers as customers. It employs over 100 people spread across offices in London, New York and Singapore.

Prior to this he was a founding director of Citywatch, the leading supplier of UK public company ownership information, which was sold to Reuters in 1998 and founder of Virtual Trader, the largest online share trading simulation.

Kerry Pogue

Co-founder and Managing Director, Activist Insight

Kerry co-founded Activist Insight in 2012 and is the Managing Director of the company. He graduated from the University of Manchester in 2007 with a BSc Honours degree in Physiology.

Kerry has a background in financial information having joined Preqin in 2008, where he headed up products focused on private equity funds and fund managers.

Kerry also headed up the development and launch of a private equity secondary market product at the company.

Claire Stovall

Research Analyst

Claire is a cum laude graduate of Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. Claire previously worked for Coleman Research, a primary research firm for institutional investors, and in portfolio accounting for Envestnet | Tamarac.