The Team

With Harbour’s team of professionals backed by the experience and counsel of its Investment Committee and Non-Executive Directors, claimants financed by the Harbour Funds benefit from a unique perspective and unrivalled knowledge.

With our team on your side we provide an unparalleled means to enhance the prospects of success.

Mark King
Director of Litigation Funding
Previously, Senior Associate with London-based Mayer Brown.
Nicholas Fidler
Associate Director of Litigation Funding
Previously, at Travers Smith and Addleshaw Goddard
Evette Palmer
Assistant Accountant
Previously, worked in finance across the legal sector.
Michael Napier CBE QC
Lead Non-Executive Director
Queen's Counsel and previously Senior Partner of Irwin Mitchell.
Diogo Gouveia
Litigation Funding Associate
Previously, worked with London law firm, Fladgate.
Ellora MacPherson
Chief Investment Officer
Previously, EMEA General Counsel at Warnaco Inc (Calvin Klein).
David Gerhard
Chief Financial Officer
Previously, Senior Analyst, Lloyds Banking Group.
Lucy Pert
Director of Litigation Funding
Previously at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan.
Grant Elliott
Finance Manager
Previously at Deloitte.
Nigel Jones QC
Investment Committee Member
Queen’'s Counsel and Joint Head of Hardwicke Chambers.
Frances Emerson
Director of Litigation Funding
Previously, in-house lawyer for Harrods Ltd.
Pauline Raballand
Executive Assistant and Office Administrator
Previously with the Institute of Directors.
Peter Rees QC
Investment Committee Member
Queen's Counsel and counsel and arbitrator for 39 Essex chambers. Previously, Head of Legal for Royal Dutch Shell.
David Palmer
Chief Commercial Officer
Previously, Practice Head of the Private Client Group of Shoosmiths and Managing Director of loyalty business, Affinion International Ltd.
Silvia Van den Bruel
Business Development & Marketing Manager
Previously BD & Marketing Manager at Advent International, Monckton Chambers and Devereux.
Robert Howe QC
Investment Committee Member
Queen’'s Counsel with Blackstone Chambers.
Rene Levesley
Compliance Manager
Previously at NatWest and HSBC.
Ruth Stackpool-Moore
Director of Litigation Funding / Head of Harbour Hong Kong
Previously Managing Counsel for the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre.
Billie Peel
Office Manager
Previously at global auction house, Christies.
Susan Dunn
Founder, Investment Committee Member
Previously, a commercial litigator in the UK and US and Vice-Consul Investment for the British Government in the US.
Ria Murphy
Finance Director
Previously, accountant at subsidiary of Associated Press
Nicola Mumford
Non-Executive Director
Non-Executive Director, Royal Bank of Canada. Previously, London Managing Partner of Wragge & Co.
Stephen O’Dowd
Senior Director of Litigation Funding
Previously, Head of Commercial Litigation at British Telecommunications plc.
Martin Tonnby
Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Investment Committee Member
Previously, partner at hedge fund Sagamore Hill and founding partner of investment company, MKM Longboat.
Peter Yam
Corporate Counsel
Previously Legal Counsel at The Sumitomo Trust & Banking Co. Limited.
J-P Pitt
Associate Director of Litigation Funding
Previously at Bird & Bird and the British Army.