Deepbridge Capital LLP

Deepbridge Capital aims to redefine the growth capital market by providing investors with access to opportunities which are sourced, reviewed and managed by our team of sector specialists, with a particular focus on the Enterprise Investment Scheme, Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme and Business Relief.

Supporting energetic, passionate and knowledgeable management teams, Deepbridge seeks to identify highly innovative companies to grow into highly successful companies, with a view to providing optimal returns to our investors.

As investment specialists in the technology, life sciences and renewable energy sectors, Deepbridge Capital work with investee companies throughout their funding journey with an eye always on producing a suitable exit for our investors.

Deepbridge Capital are passionate about investing in growth-focused companies; businesses that can disrupt the market in which they operate

Ian Warwick – Managing Partner

A successful entrepreneur and CEO with more than two decades of leading private and public companies, Ian has successfully led the turnaround, re-capitalisation and listing of several businesses, returning them to profit. He currently holds personal investments in a number of technology companies whose new products are in the proof of concept stage. He holds a Business Education Diploma from the University of Newcastle, and a Licentiateship (LCGI) (NVQ Level 4) from the Royal Navy.

Kieran O’Gorman – Technical Partner

Kieran has acquired a wealth of experience in financial services, including institutional fund management within the Lloyd’s of London insurance community, HNW private client stockbroking at Popes Stockbrokers (now Brewin Dolphin), as well as roles in institutional client relationship management and fund structuring within the alternative assets space. With an in-depth knowledge of the private capital markets, Kieran’s role involves identifying new sources of investment capital, ensuring consistent high standards of investor communication, as well as co-ordinating fund-raising efforts on behalf of the Deepbridge team, particularly with respect to the IHT Service and the SEIS and EIS products. Kieran has been a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments since 2001.

Dr Savvas Neophytou – Head Of Life Sciences

Savvas is the Head of Life Sciences at Deepbridge. Prior to joining Deepbridge, Savvas enjoyed a 15 year career in the City, working as an investment banker at JP Morgan, Bear Stearns, Shore Capital, Cantor Fitzgerald, and Panmure Gordon. Savvas was also CEO of telemedicine business Now Healthcare Group. As a highly acclaimed analyst, Savvas has won multiple awards, most recently in 2015 when Savvas was ranked 2nd overall in the prestigious Reuters Starmine survey. In the same year, Savvas was also runner-up in the CityAM Analyst of the Year awards. Savvas holds a PhD in psychopharmacology from Nottingham University and a BSc (Hons) degree in pharmacology from Manchester University.

Gareth Groome – Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Finance Officer at Deepbridge, Gareth manages and oversees the financial and investment accounting function for the Deepbridge propositions. A full member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, coupled with a solid commercial background as a Chartered Accountant and Chief Finance Officer, Gareth has a proven depth of understanding of the efficient management of complex fund and investment structures, including the production of NAV and asset performance data. His wide breadth of experience includes directorships in a number of financial services companies, as well as regulatory, legislative and risk management expertise. Prior to his recent role as CFO at a major alternative asset manager, with over £900m funds under management, Gareth was employed at Saffery Champness Chartered Accountants in Cheshire.

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