n2 Group Strengthens Board With New Non-Executive Directors


Published 25/01/2024 By NAG

OXFORD, UK — 25 January 2024 — n2 Group, the parent company of NAG, the algorithms and supercomputing company, today announced new Non-Executive Directors; Xiang Fan, a highly experienced investment banking and financial services program lead, and Jordan Giddings, innovation leader in systems, data and technology. These appointments extend the Board’s diverse skillset, paving the way for greater innovation and sustainable growth across current and future business ventures.

Xiang specializes in steering multi-year cross-functional investment programs across Technology, Trading, Quant, Risk, and COO domains. Her career has seen her lead various change functions within counterparty & credit risk, credit derivatives and investment services at NatWest Markets, Deutsche Bank, Barclays Capital, and Bank of New York Mellon.

Jordan has served as a Board member and Chair in commercial and governmental sectors, including a Non-Executive Director at the Met Office. He has delivered a number of senior roles for the UK MOD and broader National Security community, and is highly experienced in cyber, AI, and data sciences. He holds visiting professorships at UCL, Cranfield School of Defence and Security, and the University of Hertfordshire, and visiting fellowships at Imperial College and Loughborough.

Jem Davies, n2 Group and NAG Chair said: “The appointment of two experienced business leaders to the n2 and NAG Board soon after n2 Group’s formation is pivotal. Xiang’s strategic acumen and deep understanding of the financial landscape will be instrumental in guiding our businesses through dynamic market challenges. Jordan’s proficiency in leveraging technology for strategic advantage aligns with our position at the cutting edge of the technology industry. I am confident their contributions will strengthen our strategic direction and elevate n2 businesses in the ever-evolving tech landscape.”

Commenting on the appointment Xiang said “I am delighted to join the Board of n2 and NAG. It’s an exciting opportunity to contribute to a forward-thinking tech company. Together with the Board, I am eager to navigate the challenges and opportunities in the evolving tech landscape, fostering collaboration, innovation and growth.”

Speaking of his appointment Jordan said: “I am thrilled to be appointed to the n2 and NAG Board. This is an exciting opportunity to apply my transformative expertise and help the business evolve positively in the dynamic tech industry. I look forward to working together to drive advancements and ensure the collective success and growth of the group’s businesses.”

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