About Us

Simon Bennett

Simon Bennett

Principal, Domain Matters

Experienced Banking and Markets change professional with a 30-year delivery track record across the COO spectrum from Target Operating Model and location strategy through to program delivery.

Ian Bentinck

Ian Bentinck

Principal, Domain Matters

Financial Markets and Technology specialist, with 28 years’ experience in consulting and software development. Markets specialties include electronic trading, front office, market risk and front-to-back processing.  Experienced in pre-deal technology due diligence and post-deal assurance and transformation.

Domain Matters is a boutique advisory firm, specialising in the financial markets, securities services, wealth management and Private Equity industries with a team of 80 highly experienced Associates

  • Who have worked across the CAO spectrum at multiple Tier 1 Banks, from Target Operating Model through to Program Delivery
  • Across geographies, business lines and asset classes, front to back
  • With strong domain knowledge and SME across CIB functions

We have setup and run various software PoCs for multiple clients on behalf of both clients and vendors

Experienced in navigating complex Tier 1 organisations to ensure value is delivered within boxed timeframes including establishing up front success criteria, evidence sets, and stakeholder management

Why Companies Use Us

  • Cost effective versus Big 4 consultancy providers
  • Agile and able to mobilise quickly
  • Our consultants and practitioners bring decades of experience.
  • Our advice is pragmatic because we’ve been in your shoes.
  • Our business model allows us to take a long-term, relationship perspective.
  • We combine deep industry domain experience with rigorous, professional delivery.


All our Associates have more than 20 years direct experience and are people we have personally worked alongside to deliver client value. Our people can work independently or in small teams, augmenting the client team or on a standalone basis. Our people are flexible, mobile and seasoned professionals.


Domain Matters Ltd
Registered in England and Wales
Company number 10682935

Registered office
58 Burnt Ash Road
London, England, SE12 8PY