Dann Bibas specialized in EMEA equity derivatives at Citigroup for 4 years, advising some of the world’s largest financial institutions. Afterwards, Dann joined a high growth B2B logistics startup as a business development manager before launching Fountain. Dann is a member of the Founders Of The Future community in London, and an alumni of McGill University.
Simon believes that "the core of the company is digital because that's what is scalable".
With the recent introduction of open banking, Dann says that this will bring an opportunity to give a more "personalised experience".
There is a difficult guidline to follow when it comes to open banking regarding GDPR but Simon thinks that companies are "quick to rectify any problems they might cause".
Brexit being a hot topic, Brian said he has seen minimal impact with WealthSimple's primary market being in Canada. However, Simon said that Scalable Capital have noticed potential hires delaying their responses because of it.