John heads Finance Wales’ equity portfolio development team
which manages a generalist portfolio of over 20 investments in a
range of sectors. He focuses on developing lasting strategic
relationships with SME management teams to build shareholder
He is a skilled relationship builder keen to encourage portfolio
companies to make the most of the growth investment options
available from Finance Wales. Overseeing a team of Portfolio
Executives he develops and implements strategies for the management
of identified growth investments.
He joined Finance Wales in 2009 from the University of Warwick
where he was a Business Development Manager in the university’s
Technology Transfer Office. Earlier in his career John was an
associate at European Acquisition Capital (now Milestone Capital
Partners),a mid-market Private Equity investor, and a manager in
KPMG’s transaction services team. He started his career as a
Development Chemist for NFi Electronics.