Messels is committed to unbiased investment research without internal business conflicts such as corporate broking, proprietary trading or execution. Simply put, we provide intellectual freedom, objectivity and persistent alpha generation.
Tim Parker graduated from Cambridge University in 1981. After 3 years in the British Army he began a stockbroking career with L. Messel & Co. After some time at Credit Suisse and 14 years as a founding director at Stockcube plc (the first ever independent research firm to be listed on the LSE), he founded Messels in 2004.
Dominic Hawker started his career with Equity Protection, a firm specialising in offshore wealth management. He co-founded Stockcube plc in 1990 and during his 15 years at the company he was head of institutional research, established Investors Intelligence (the UK & US research portal) and was lead manager of the EFM Value & Technical Fund (a highly successful long/short equity hedge fund). He joined Messels as head of research in 2005.