Often referred to as “the index guru”, Gareth was one of the four founding staff of FTSE, and its Head of Index Research, Design and Development. He has also held senior roles at S&P, Russell Indexes and IPD. Gareth was responsible for the creation of or management of some of the world’s best-known indices, including the FTSE 100, FTSE All-World, FTSE4Good, S&P Smart Beta Indices and IPD Property Indices, as well as many domestic indices, including the primary Greek, Cypriot and Belgian indices.

Gareth is Chairman of the CBOE Europe Index Advisory Committee.



Tobias is a recognised thought-leader in benchmarks, indices, data products as well as financial market infrastructure. He was pivotal in building, maintaining and evolving several market-leading index families. Prior to founding Moorgate Benchmarks he was the CEO of Thomson Reuters Benchmarks, one of the first regulated benchmark administrators in the world, responsible for the governance & management of benchmarks upon which trillions of dollars of financial contracts are based.