Team The Board

Ian Dighe

Ian has significant listed company experience, particularly in the investment banking, corporate broking, asset management and closed-end funds sectors. He was a co-founder of Bridgewell Group plc and was Chairman of Miton Group plc from February 2011, overseeing the successful…

Alex Clarkson

Alex is Managing Director of Bamburgh Capital. He qualified as a chartered accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1998, joined Brewin Dolphin Securities in 2000 before becoming co-founder of Zeus Capital in 2003. Alex then went on to co-found Bamburgh Capital in…

Richard Manley

Richard is a director and CEO of and shareholder in Seneca. He qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG in 2004, joined NM Rothschild’s leveraged finance team in Manchester in 2007 before joining Cenkos Fund Managers in 2008. Richard joined…

Mary Anne Cordeiro

Mary Anne brings to the Board extensive knowledge of both the VCT and growth capital investment sectors, having been an advisor to or executive of innovative companies in the healthcare and technology sectors for over twenty years. Mary Anne served…

John Hustler

Joined Peat Marwick, now KPMG, in 1965 and became a Partner in 1983. Since leaving KPMG in 1993 to form Hustler Venture Partners Limited, he has advised and been a director of a number of growing companies. He is presently…

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