Jeremy qualified as a Chartered Accountant, before becoming a Venture Capitalist and Senior Director. He is skilled in Consultancy with Implementation, Share Valuations, Executive Directorships and Non-Exec Governance from early stage technical to stock exchange listed companies working with owners, managers, investors, and lenders.
Within his career, several of his clients have become extremely successful enterprises & wealthy individuals. He has also obtained for shareholders & investors, realizations at maximum value some in unusual & demanding situations in UK and abroad.
In one sentence, what do you do at BIC?
I try to help the Investor Ready businesses take a significant step forward
Tell me how you got started in your career.
My best man phoned to say 3i were looking for investment controllers and one of his sailing pals who was in 3i wanted to meet me; there then followed a fantastic 16 years, unlikely to happen today
If you could get a new skill in 10 minutes, what would it be?
Why did you choose a career in this industry
I’ve a passion for independent businesses and thought I would try to help them post being a venture capitalist
If you could write a book about your life, what would the title be and why?
“Trying” for those who really know me think they would agree
What are your key skills?