Since 2000 Newable Private Investing have helped over 200 companies successfully raise over £80 million. Over the last 4 years nearly 40% of the companies selected to pitch to our investors have secured funding. We have closed 28 angel investment deals in 2017 to date, for a total raised of £30m equity finance. We are the leading player in early stage private investing.
Co Founder/Director of £30m Seraphim Capital VC Fund and £50m Seraphim Space VC Fund. Co Founder and Past Chair of UK Business Angels Association. President Emeritus of European Business Angel Network. Qualified as a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Secretary at Deloitte Haskins & Sells (now PWC).
Venture Partner at Syncona (Wellcome Trust). Previously top rated Innovation Fund Manager in global equities for Abu Dhabi Investment Authority and New Star Asset Management. Degree in Chemistry, King’s College London, MBA Cranfield and CFA Charter holder. Innovation fellow at Cambridge University.
Director at Largent Newton. Director of Hygea VCT and inventor of SmartCo investing. Previous Director at Octopus Investments. Following qualifying as a Chartered Accountant, he worked for KPMG for 13 years.
Responsible for overseeing investments across Newable Private Investing, having been involved in over 50 Investments since joining in 2011 . MA (Hons) in Economics and Modern History from the University of St. Andrews and Masters in General Management from Vlerick Leuven Ghent Management School, Belgium. ‘Investor in Residence’ at King’s College London.
Responsible for sourcing and analysing potential investments, due diligence and deal closing activities. Previous Strategy Consulting and Private Banking experience with PWC and Itaú BBA Securities respectively. B.Sc. (Hons) in Economics from the University of Birmingham and M.Sc. in Economics and Strategy for Business from Imperial College London.
Responsible for appraising and selecting investment opportunities across Newable Private Investing. Prior to Newable Private Investing, Worked within purchase management, project management and business development at Airbus and Deutsche Hospitality. Holds an M.Sc. in Business Innovation & Entrepreneurship together with Corporate & Market Finance and International Management from INSEEC Business School.