Directors & advisers
Date of Appointment: 12 February 2020
(Appointed Chairman: 1 July 2020)
Maurice has extensive experience as a Chairman and Independent Non-Executive Director with a proven track record in entrepreneurial, growth and established businesses across a wide range of companies. After a successful 16 year corporate career at Marks and Spencer plc, he left his role as Executive Director on the Main Board to found Amery Capital with a principal focus on investment and advisory work in digital, retail and consumer businesses.
He has an MBA from Harvard Business School with High Distinction and is currently Chairman of Oliver Sweeney Licensing Limited, Chairman of Brightpearl Ltd, Non-Executive Director at Ashworth and Parker Limited (endclothing.com) and Executive Chairman at Amery Capital Limited.
Date of Appointment: 12 November 2019
Justin is a qualified Chartered Accountant with extensive financial, investing and private equity experience across a number of sectors. Between 1995 and 2010 he worked for CVC Capital Partners, Hermes Private Equity and Bridgepoint Development Capital leading growth equity and private equity buyout transactions and has subsequently made a number of angel investments in technology businesses. Justin has served on the board of a number of private companies as non-executive director and is currently non-executive CFO at School Explained Limited and non-executive director and Chairman of the Audit and Finance Committee at Roehampton Club Limited.
VCT Status Adviser
Philip Hare & Associates LLP
1 Temple Avenue
London EC4Y 0HA
Portunus Investment Solutions Limited
83 Victoria Street
London SW1H 0HW