Christine Maslin

Managing Director


Christine is Managing Director at Capital Futures, she foundedthe company in 2014 and concentrates on a diverse range ofexecutive level assignments across the globe. Christine has successfully delivered searches across five continents, recent appointments include the Chief Strategy Officer at Finastra, the Group CFO at ITRS Group and the MD EMEA at datto.

Previously, Christine was a Director at NP Group, a Global Human Capital Solutions Provider in the technology sector. She was with NP Group for 14 years, during her last 5 years she built the executive search practice from scratch and was personally focussed on C level appointments.

Christine is passionate about delivering an excellent customer experience, she prides herself on her reputation and is uncompromising in her standards for high quality work.

To contact Christine
please call her at +44 (0)208 158 6167 or email at christine@cfutures.com

Chris Cooke

Chairmain


Chris is a founder, CEO, chairman and investor in the software and digital technology sector. Over the past 20 years he has successfully launched and built multiple fast growth Executive Search, Resourcing and Outsourcing businesses on an international basis. Extensive experience with Private Equity (PE), with a proven track record of helping PE portfolio software companies build high performing leadership teams across EMEA, the America’s and APAC.

A family man (married with three children) Chris enjoys travel, is a collector of art, with an interest in surrealism. Chris also has a passion for snowboarding, mountain and road biking, has competed in gumball rallies, charity cycle and running events.

To contact Chris please
call him at +44 (0) 7720 439 484 or email at chris@cfutures.com

Priscilla Minas

Director


Priscilla was employee No. 3 at Capital futures and has been heavily involved in driving the companies growth across the last three years. Priscilla is a Director of the business and the right hand to our Managing Director Christine. She is responsible for leading a small team of Consultants and Researchers focused on conducting senior level searches on behalf of software, technology & telecoms clients.

Priscilla is personally focussed on conducting C-level searches on behalf of Private Equity backed global technology and telecoms clients. Recent successful appointments include the VP, North America at datto and the UK CEO at Discovery Education.

Priscilla was previously at Finatal, a UK based recruitment company focussed on providing senior finance & accounting talent into private equity portfolio companies in the UK. At Finatal, Priscilla worked closely with one of the Directors focussed on CFO appointments.

Born in Brazil, Priscilla is a native Portuguese speaker with fluency in Spanish and English having lived in the UK for over 10 years. Priscilla holds a BA degree in International Business Management from The University of Oxford Brookes. In person she is down to earth and has a fun personality, she is committed to her work, extremely driven and enjoys learning from smart people.

To contact Priscilla please
call her at +44 (0)208 158 6198 or email at priscilla@cfutures.com

Jack Higgs

Managing Principal


Jack joined Capital Futures in September 2017 and is currently leading a team to deliver retained search assignments for multiple private equity backed software companies. Recent notable appointments include SVP, Product Management at Alegeus based in Waltham MA, the Chief of Staff at Kyriba based in London and the VP & GM Community Markets at Finastra based
in Lake Mary, Florida.

Jack brings over seven years’ experience operating within the executive search space, having previously been Director at ELM Recruitment in the UK for two years and Executive Search Consultant at Victor Noble Associates in the US for four years. Across both companies, Jack was focussed on providing senior level talent into consulting firms within the Asset Management and Wealth Management technology space at Senior Manager and Director level.

Away from the office, Jack has a keen passion for sports including golf where he completed his PGA qualifications, represented England at a junior level and successfully captained his home county of Essex in major inter-county competitions. He is very passionate about contributing to the success story of exciting fast growth companies and has a genuine interest in helping people develop and manage their careers.

To contact Jack please
call him at +44 (0)208 158 6250 or email at jack@cfutures.com

Faisal Hamed

Executive Research Consultant


Faisal joined Capital Futures in July 2018 as an Executive Research Consultant, responsible for supporting the team on search assignments and research mapping projects.

Faisal was the research lead for the recent successful appointment of the UK CEO at Discovery Education based in London and the Managing Director UKI at Finastra also based in London.

Prior to joining Capital Futures, Faisal had started his own business venture exporting confectionary products to the Middle East. He holds a BA degree in International Business from the University of Kent, where he excelled in strategy, finance and business in emerging markets. Faisal is bilingual and speaks fluently in both Arabic and English.

Intellectually curious and entrepreneurial by nature, Faisal is passionate about people, technology and innovation. In his spare time he enjoys keeping fit through playing football and as of recently has taken up mixed martial arts as a new hobby.

To contact Faisal please
call him at +44 (0)208 158 2118 or email at faisal@cfutures.com