Founders and Managing Partners

Jamie Reuben
Reuben Brothers Limited

Jamie Reuben was formerly Chairman of Reuben Brothers Resources, the natural resource and energy platform of Reuben Brothers Group.

He has sat on the boards of numerous companies including Metro Bank, Detroit-based real estate and metals business Metro Warehousing, as well as Arena Racing Company which holds 40% of UK racing fixtures and includes courses such as Royal Windsor and Doncaster. He has also served as the Vice chairman of the Metro Bank Advisory board 2015-2019.

Jamie Reuben is also a real estate investor and developer, primarily in London where he has been instrumental in the redevelopment of entire districts within the West End, in particular Mayfair (including the world-renowned ‘In & Out Club’).

He founded Iconic Hospitality, owner of a portfolio of freehold hotels in London and strategic locations in Europe.

Separately he founded a private equity vehicle, Melbury Capital which specialises in emerging markets such as Mongolia, Indonesia and Myanmar.

Jamie also served as committee Chairman for Mayor Boris Johnson’s successful re-election campaign in 2012 and 2019, and is a treasurer of the Conservative Party.

He is also an active board member of Queens Park Rangers Football Club.

Andrew Danenza

Andrew has spent the last eight years investing in emerging and frontier markets. Early on he was the lead investor and driving force behind a consortium focused on developing telecoms, property and infrastructure projects in South East Asia. The launch of Melbury Capital broadened this scope to include other Asian markets, including Mongolia.

In partnership with a large family office, Andrew built up and consolidated a considerable portfolio of commercial real estate focused primarily on serviced office buildings in Western Europe. He has also worked extensively in the financial sector, collaborating closely with high tech public companies and running IPO processes.

Andrew is often invited to speak at conferences and give interviews relating to his success in frontier markets. Most recently, as a guest on Bloomberg Television and as a keynote speaker at the Mongolian Investment Conference in London.

Advisory Board

David Reuben

David Reuben is a well-known international investor, industrialist and philanthropist. David and his brother, Simon, were at one time the biggest foreign investors in the former Soviet Union and their company Trans World Group controlled 5% of the world’s aluminium output. Today, their business revolves around Real Estate, Private Equity and Venture Capital. Well known for their charitable contributions, they established the Reuben Foundation with an endowment of $100million.