The Partners

We have worked with some of the world’s leading Investment Banks and Insurance Companies, as well as Lloyd’s Syndicates and Brokers. With LP Squared you get the partners working personally on your business. You won’t just see us at the initial meeting and never again. We are hands-on operators.

Louisa, Managing partner

louisa papadouri

Louisa heads up LP Squared’s Banking portfolio, within the Financial Services Consulting practice and leads the Business Strategy work. During a 20 year career within the investment banking industry, she worked for major global banks such as Morgan Stanley and Lehman Brothers, where she successfully held numerous challenging responsibilities, managing large, international teams. She has built up expertise across all areas of a Bank’s activities, with specialised knowledge in Prime Brokerage, Stock Lending, Swaps, Balance Sheet Management, Funding and Liquidity Optimisation and Product Control.

Lena, Managing partner

lena papadouri

Lena is responsible for LP Squared’s Insurance practice consulting activities and heads up the Project Management portfolio. During an 18 year career, she has accumulated a string of successes across a diverse portfolio, holding management roles in accountancy, reinsurance and technology.  She has delivered many complex projects and led a number of prominent, international, multi-year engagements focusing on process improvements, business change and IT strategy definition.  Lena has made impressive contributions to companies such as Aspen and Euler Hermes (Allianz) working in the UK, continental Europe and the US.

Key People

We are a team of Subject Matter Experts, each with at least 10 years’ relevant industry experience. Whatever the pressure, we invest time to gather the intellects to tailor our team and services to each assignment.

stuart fry

With over 14 years of experience within the Consulting and Financial Services industries including working at multinational corporations such as Accenture and Morgan Stanley, Stuart has a broad range of experience gained from roles within Equities Product Control, Securities Lending, Project Management and Business Analysis, Management Reporting and Corporate Treasury. Stuart is a Chartered Management Accountant with an eye for accuracy and detail.

hilary fitzgerald

An MBA-qualified Business Analyst/Technologist, with 20 years of project-based, cross-industry experience, Hilary is able to quickly analyse any situation, and recommend cost-effective, practical improvements. She brings a flexible and creative approach at both a strategic and detailed level, to deliver innovative and efficient solutions. Banking assignments have covered a broad spectrum of products/topics, including Listed Derivatives, Equity Derivatives, OTC Derivatives Client Clearing, Secured Funding (Repos, Stock Loan) and Regulatory Initiatives (MiFID, Dodd-Frank).

Richard fox

Richard has over 20 years of experience in the manufacturing, retail and computing industries, working with leading brands such as Microsoft and Intel. He has held a wide range of roles, managing international teams to deliver new products and services. With strong IT skills and a passion for technology Richard thrives on finding ways to help companies work smarter.

Gina Cohen

Gina has over 12 years of experience in Consulting and Financial Services industries, working in a variety of roles and specialties including Legal Entity Control, Equity & Liquidity Reporting, Compensation & Treasury Control, Operational Risk and Training & Development. Gina is a CIMA member with strong technological and business analysis expertise.