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.
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.
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 FT.com, 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.
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