HomeUKKelvin Capital Appoints Senior Advisory Board

Kelvin Capital Appoints Senior Advisory Board

Stuart McKee, Chair at Kelvin Capital
Stuart McKee, Chair at Kelvin Capital

Kelvin Capital, a Scottish (UK) based investor in early stage tech companies, has appointed a new senior Advisory Board with high level, international experience.

The new Advisory Board will be chaired by Colin Robertson CBE, formerly Chief Executive of Alexander Dennis Limited and now Chair/Founder of Robertson Campbell Investments. Robertson also holds numerous other Executive and Non-Executive Chair roles. Joining Robertson are Simon Russell and John Thomson.

Russell was formerly Global Technology Partner/Managing Director with various Investment Banks including Nomura, Macquarie and PwC. He now leads his own consultancy practice and sits on numerous boards in a Chair/Non-Executive capacity.

Formerly based in Singapore, Thomson was a Partner at 3i Asia for many years and brings vast direct investing insights alongside an outstanding network across Asia.

Also sitting on the new Advisory Board will be Stuart McKee, Chair at Kelvin Capital. McKee was formerly Global Head of Corporate Finance at PwC and now sits on a number of Boards and Advisory Boards across a variety of sectors.

The announcement of the new Advisory Board comes soon after Kelvin Capital announced that it had closed a record investment activity in the first six months of 2023 with £7.8m, being secured for five portfolio companies, 22% higher than the same period in 2022. 

Kelvin Capital Ltd is a Scottish based, private investment syndicate, with over 340 UK and international angel investors and a diverse portfolio of 20 investee companies having made investments of over £106 million to date.  

VCWire

13/11/2023