CoreData’s team is a complementary blend of experienced market research, financial services, marketing and media professionals, who together combine their years of industry experience with
Craig PhillipsBA (Hons) Ec, MJ, Grad Cert CrimIntel
Angele Spiteri ParisBA (Hons) English
William RobertsBA History
Daniel Zorrilla FernandezBA Economics and Politics
Andrea CaloisiMA International Political Economy, M.Sc Economics
Matthew CraigBSC Hons Management Sciences
Demy LimboLead Analyst
Craig is the Head of CoreData Research International. He relocated to London at the beginning of 2010 having spent the previous five years as head of market intelligence in the group’s Sydney head office.
Prior to joining CoreData, he worked for several years as a financial journalist, writing for a host of titles and specialist financial services publications in Australia, Asia and the United Kingdom.
His primary areas of expertise are retail banking, wealth management, investments, insurance and financial advice.
Angele Spiteri Paris
With a strong background in financial journalism and consultancy, Angele is responsible for editorial quality and narrative development in CoreData Research’s UK projects. She also helps to ensure outcomes and insights are directly relevant to the client’s business needs.
Before joining CoreData Research, Angele spent over three years as Deputy Editor at Funds Europe magazine. During this time she developed a reputation as a reliable, hard-working editor with an eye for an interesting story.
She also worked as an institutional marketing executive at M&G Investments. This time gave her further insight into the world of fund management.
Angele began her career as a news journalist with The Malta Independent – a daily, national newspaper. She made the transition into the world of finance, courtesy of Global Pensions magazine, following her relocation to the UK more than eight years ago.
She has a BA (Hons) in English and holds the UK’s Investment Management Certificate.
Will is the editorial director of CoreData International.
He joined CoreData Research in 2015. Will has a solid background in journalism and a proven track record in breaking stories across a range of leading trade titles. He started his financial journalism career at Newsquest before taking up roles at Euromoney, Incisive Media, and S&P Global Markets Intelligence. He graduated from the University of Liverpool with a BA (Hons) in History.
Away from the world of finance, Will enjoys running, football, and travel.
Paul joined CoreData Research in 2012 as a Research Consultant.
Before this, he spent time at UCL studying for an MSc Public Policy where he focused on regulation and policy evaluation. He also read for an MSc in Economics at the University of Warwick, writing a dissertation investigating the impact of information communication technologies on GDP and labour productivity in Taiwan.
His undergraduate degree was a BA (Hons) in Politics, Philosophy and Economics at the University of Manchester.
Daniel Zorrilla Fernandez
Daniel joined CoreData Research in 2014 as a Research Consultant.
Before this, he spent time at UCL studying for an MA in Comparative Economics and Policy where he focused on econometrics, regulation and corporate finance.
While completing his studies, Daniel worked as a business analyst for Introfund Consultancy in London where he produced research to help assist Chinese investors seeking entry in the UK market.
Daniel has also worked oversees including tenures at EL Espectador in Columbia and the Economics and Trade Office at the Spanish Embassy in Turkey.
He also has a degree in Economics & Politics from the Queen Mary University.
Andrea joined CoreData Research in 2017 as a Research Consultant.
He has a MA in International Political Economy from King’s College London where he focused on political and economic studies. He has an MSc in Economics from Bocconi University where he developed knowledge of macroeconomics and econometrics.
He previously worked as a financial analyst at ENI S.p.A in Milan and as a business analyst at Accenture working in the financial services area of the company.
Matt joined CoreData as a senior consultant in 2019, following over 20 years' experience as a financial journalist which included spells at Euromoney Institutional Investor, as European content director for the online II Network, and at Financial Times Business, as editor-in-chief of Pensions Week and Pensions Management, as well as launch editor for the Pensions Gym.
During his career as a journalist he won several awards, including Trade/Professional Magazine of the Year for Pensions Management in the Personal Finance Media Awards 2000, the ABI Pensions Journalist of the Year in 2005 and the Outstanding Contribution to Institutional Journalism in the State Street Press Awards 2009.
Outside work, Matt is a keen cyclist, cricketer and a trustee for the Blue Elephant Theatre in Camberwell, London.
Leveraging her strong experience in quantitative and qualitative research projects, Demy is responsible for ensuring CoreData's research function observes the company's quality standards. She is also responsible for managing and improving processes through use of new technology.
She holds a bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of the Philippines - Diliman and has been in the market research industry since 2013.
Outside of work, Demy is a film enthusiast and a photography hobbyist with a penchant for black &; white and cinematic photos.