Meet the Team

We are laser focused on improving M&A deal origination and relationships. We come from a host of backgrounds and are excited to join forces with you and your team.

Nadim Malik

Founder & CEO

As SPS’ Founder and CEO, Nadim leads strategy and product development, as well as the firm’s overall vision and growth. He is passionate about helping clients source more strategic opportunities using data analytics and insight. Nadim has become a frequent speaker at industry conferences and contributor to leading publications focused on M&A, private equity and other forms of lending.

Nadim graduated with a BA in Philosophy from Colgate University and is a CFA charterholder.

Timothy O’Donnell

Chief Financial Officer

As CFO of SPS, Tim’s responsibilities go beyond providing senior financial support, as he manages compliance, HR, and other administrative duties for the company. Prior to SPS, Tim worked in senior finance and administrative roles for niche companies in the data, medical marketing and manufacturing fields.

Tim graduated with his BS in Accounting at Illinois State University and earned his MA from Seton Hall University. He also attended the Wharton Business School’s Executive Program at the University of Pennsylvania.

Lee Jones

VP, Sales & Marketing

Lee is responsible for SPS’ business development team and strategy. He has extensive experience in facilitating organizational change, client relations, fundraising, and negotiations in B2B financial services, SaaS data platforms, and media organizations.

Lee is graduate of University of Southern California with a B.A. in Marketing and Finance.

Brenden Gobell

Director, Client Strategy & Data Insights

Brenden concentrates on bridging the gap between people and data. He is also heavily involved in product development and firm strategy, spurred on by an endless quest to never miss the forest for the trees. He has worked in corporate finance at GE Aviation, equity research at Credit Suisse HOLT, and econometrics at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.

Brenden is a graduate of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University in Boston, MA. He lives in New York and spends all his free time outdoors.

Veejay Lall

Research & Data

Veejay Lall is currently Manager of Research at SPS, where he is responsible for the management and improvement of the data collection and transformation process. Previously, he has held various positions within the Research team, helping to formulate current best practices. Prior to his tenure with SPS, Veejay worked at an Investment Bank in the Debt and Municipalities division.

Veejay received his BBA from CUNY Baruch College, and his MBA with a concentration in Financial Management from Pace University’s Lubin School of Business.