Press and media

Welcome to our Press Centre, where you will find useful information and images and logos for downloads. We are always happy to provide commentary and views on the industry. We work closely with Zoe Powell, PR director at LGBR Capital and you will also find her contact details here, alongside an archive of press releases and significant articles and press coverage.

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About GrowthInvest

GrowthInvest is a technology platform making alternative investments simple. Our vision is to make it easy for investors and advisers to benefit from tax efficiency and potential returns by backing the businesses of the future.

We’re here to simplify the investing process, leaving you free to focus on your clients.

GrowthInvest spokespersons

Daniel Rodwell, Chief Executive

Daniel was a founding investor in GrowthInvest and has been Chairman of the Investment Committee since 2012. Prior to this, Daniel worked in finance for nearly 20 years, managing institutional and private funds focusing on equities and derivatives. Daniel managed the UK division of Van der Moolen Equities AG and more recently founded the equity derivatives boutique Ten Derivatives LLP.

Daniel has been an Angel Investor for over 10 years, mentors high growth businesses and sits on numerous panels across the UK assessing such businesses. He is passionate about increasing efficiency in the alternative investment sector, having witnessed first-hand the automation of OTC and Open Outcry traded products in the late 1990s.

David Lovell, Chief Operating Officer

David is an experienced strategic director who has worked in the UK financial services industry for over 20 years, in a variety of distribution and consultancy roles.

After graduating from Edinburgh University, David held a number of roles within the financial services media space, including at, and played a key role in the development, growth and subsequent sale of Matrix Solutions, a leading Business Intelligence company specialising in the UK financial services marketplace.

As well being part of several successful disruptive product launches, David has also provided consultancy and advice on distribution and fundraising strategies to a wide range of clients looking to approach the UK’s financial intermediaries and high net worth investors.

Martin Cosgrove, Chief Investment Officer

Martin Cosgrove recently joined the leadership team at GrowthInvest in the position of Investment Director. Prior to this, Martin's career spanned 20 years in Investment Banking at Goldman Sachs, where, as a Managing Director, he was responsible for overseeing a number of trading and sales businesses within the equities division. Martin also represented Goldman Sachs on the Board of Equilend, which is a global market participant sponsored platform, facilitating Securities Finance Trading, Post-Trade and Clearing Services to the Securities Lending Industry.

Martin has been an active angel investor for 10 years and holds and mentors a large portfolio of growth companies across multiple sectors. He is a firm believer that the alternative investment sector offers investors an effective means of diversifying their portfolio coupled with the attractive returns and tax advantages available. He is passionate about increasing efficiency in the alternative investment sector, having overseen the automation of large parts of the Securities Lending Industry at Equilend.

GrowthInvest media contact

Lucy White, Head of Marketing

t: +44 (0)20 7071 3945

GrowthInvest in the press

Date Title Publication
13/06/2018 Adviser Platform Adds IHT and Alternatives Areas IFA Magazine
12/06/2018 GrowthInvest Launches IHT and 'alternatives' on Platform Professional Adviser
12/06/2018 GrowthInvest Adds IHT to Platform GBI Magazine
26/04/2018 Top Tips for Good Tax Planning FT Adviser
28/03/2018 Final Episode of Adviser Hour: The Future of Tax Efficient Investing in 2018/19 IFA Magazine
07/02/2018 Managing Tax Efficient Businesses Simply is Key - Daniel Rodwell Investment Week
07/02/2018 An Evolutionary Moment For Tax Efficient Platforms - David Lovell Investment Week
04/01/2018 Tax-efficient investing to boom despite heightened risks Potfolio Adviser
04/01/2018 Advisers predict growth in numbers using EIS following Budget changes What Investment
04/12/2017 Revealed: Winners of the Tax Efficiency Awards 2017-18 Investment Week
19/10/2017 The Small Platform Competing With the Big Players' Tech Professional Adviser
20/09/2017 VCTs added to GrowthInvest's platform GB Investments
19/09/2017 GrowthInvest adds VCT offers to platform FT Adviser
18/09/2017 GrowthInvest adds VCT offers to platform Professional Adviser
09/08/2017 Alternative investment platforms - the changing role for EIS and VCTs GB Investments
03/05/2017 New Ambulance Company launches EIS fundraising GB Investments
02/05/2017 EIS fundraising at second highest levels GB Investments
07/04/2017 Tax efficient investments a hot topic amongst advisers GB Investments
21/03/2017 Expect post-Brexit tax efficient tweaks Investment Week
17/03/2017 Special EIS and SEIS report from GrowthInvest GB Investments
17/03/2017 Tax efficient sector hopes for post Brexit boost Professional Adviser
16/03/2017 EIS and SEIS: The tax-efficient motors of the economy Financial Library
10/03/2017 Platform provider launches EIS-based model portfolio service Citywire
10/03/2017 GrowthInvest launches new Discretionary Managed Service GB Investments
10/03/2017 GrowthInvest to launch managed portfolio service Professional Adviser
10/03/2017 GrowthInvest launches Discretionary Management Service FT Adviser
10/02/2017 Breaking down barriers: The Rise of Technology GB Investments
09/02/2017 We need a Million Strong Crowd of EIS Investors
07/02/2017 Could the market grow to a Million Investors? Professional Adviser
06/01/2017 Technology and Platforms – tax efficient investing in 2017 GB Investments
21/10/2016 GrowthInvest launches as specialist tax efficient investment platform EIS Magazine
19/10/2016 One in three investors looking to EISs in next 12 months - research Professional Adviser
18/10/2016 GrowthInvest relaunches alternative investment platform for advisers Investment Week
18/10/2016 New independent platform specialising in tax efficient investments launched IFA Magazine
18/10/2016 Tax efficent investment platform GrowthInvest launches FT Adviser
17/10/2016 GrowthInvest relaunches alternative investment platform Professional Adviser

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