Team Members

John Hart

As Chief Financial Officer, John will be responsible for partnering with the two divisional Presidents to drive economic growth while overseeing all aspects of our financial operations. With more than 20 years of industry experience, John is a seasoned senior executive with an impressive track record of helping to build successful businesses with strong financial [...]

2019-07-28T01:20:15+00:00July 28th, 2019|

Kevin Walkup

Kevin Walkup is Chief Operating Officer and President of NES Financial’s DataOps division. With more than 27 years of IT and equity market experience, Kevin is a seasoned senior executive with an impressive, proven track record of transforming global technology companies. Having been at Dell, Samsung SDI and Sanmina, Kevin has run several multi-billion dollar businesses. [...]

2019-08-22T04:31:47+00:00May 22nd, 2019|

Michael Richards

Michael Richards has brought an impressive investment skillset to NES Financial after nearly 18 years at State Street, where he built his reputation in hedge fund and private equity fund administration within their Alternative Investment Solutions division. There, Michael was responsible for a large global team servicing top institutional fund sponsors and LP customers with [...]

2017-08-04T22:42:49+00:00August 3rd, 2017|

Tom Steipp

Having served on the Board of Directors of NES Financial since 2008, Tom Steipp is a seasoned senior executive with a track record of leading and transforming global technology companies. Tom was instrumental in the development and launch of new technologies as the CEO of Symmetricom and Liquidmetal Technologies. Prior to those positions, he was [...]

2017-08-03T18:31:04+00:00August 3rd, 2017|

Adam Kaufman

With over 30 years of branding, marketing and communication experience, Adam leads the marketing efforts of NES Financial. From developing the first TV campaign for Microsoft to creating next-generation customer experiences with PwC’s new Experience Center, Adam has brought both marketing acumen and creative vision to a wide variety of B2C and B2B clients. Prior [...]

2019-01-18T21:49:21+00:00August 3rd, 2017|

Lou van Dyk

Responsible for all facets of information technology utilization at NES Financial, Lou drives IT strategy, Business Continuity, information systems, infrastructure, security, telecommunications, applications, and support. With over 20 years of IT experience, Lou’s background includes infrastructure architecture and design, ERP systems, database clustering, software design and development, virtualization technologies, project management, disaster recovery, and Business [...]

2017-08-03T18:29:41+00:00June 4th, 2016|

Izak Joubert

Izak has over 25 years of experience in designing and deploying enterprise software solutions. He has extensive experience in large commercial software solutions in the ERP, CRM, B2B, and EAI sectors. Prior to joining NES Financial, he was VP Engineering and Chief Architect for H Corporation where he was responsible for the overall architecture, technical [...]

2017-08-03T18:27:14+00:00June 4th, 2016|

Christian Lyndes

As a sales leader, Christian has over 15 years of experience driving revenue, building world-class organizations, and establishing winning cultures. As the Senior Vice-President of Sales, he works closely with NES Financial’s clients and is responsible for revenue development and retention. Prior to NES Financial, Christian held various sales, strategic partnering, and account management leadership [...]

2017-08-03T18:27:51+00:00June 4th, 2016|

Scott Ramsey

Having over 16 years of experience working in technology and marketing, Scott leads product marketing at NES Financial. Specifically, he is tasked with identifying customer and market needs and defining how NES Financial’s technology and services teams can best fulfill those requirements. Scott has spent a tremendous amount of time working directly with financial institutions [...]

2019-01-22T19:17:00+00:00June 4th, 2016|

Dawn Shuster

With over 24 years of financial transaction administration experience, Dawn leads NES Financial’s fund administration and Client Services operations. Dawn’s background managing Client Service and cash processing / treasury teams for a line of business of JPMorgan Chase and subsequently with NES Financial, gives the company unique capabilities in high volume fund administration transaction processing. [...]

2017-08-03T18:28:03+00:00June 4th, 2016|