Who we are

Our Team

Previously worked as a Senior Advisor for No. 10 Downing Street and the Cabinet Office under 2 British Prime Ministers

Anna Maren Ashford

Life Coach

Richard co-founded Horizons after discovering a passion for Venture Investing while working with several family investment offices. He is an active angel investor and passionate about sustainability. He holds a MBA from Hult International Business School.

Richard Blackwell


Prior to co-founding Horizons, Kydd started his career at Citigroup in New York, followed by seven years at Sandaire, a multi-family investment office founded by his family which was sold to Schroders in 2020.

Kydd Boyle


Isabel Engels


Prior to Horizons, Tom spent a decade at UBS Investment Bank, initially in the Global Markets division in London and Singapore, and then as a Director of Innovation.

Tom Hodson


Based in Sydney, Tim is a Director of Wingate, a leading Australian finance and investment house

Tim Holmes à Court

Co-founder Australia

Acting CEO and General Manager of Partnerships at Placie, Australia's first fully integrated Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) business.

Edward Myer

Co-founder Australia

Previously provided chief of staff support, first to a private investor in Singapore, later to three CEOs at Morgan Stanley.

Rosanna Ruff

Life Coach

Previously worked for JP Morgan in Risk Management Middle Office for ten years and afterwards in a privately owned Islamic Library for eight years.

Camilla Thomas

Coordinator and Personal Assistant