Key Team Members
Chief Executive Officer
Andy is a software engineer and serial technology entrepreneur. Over the last 20 years he has co- founded numerous technology companies, he still holds directorships in many of them, including Lucid Games and Sentric Music. Along with software engineering. Andy has strong financial experience, raising over £5M in seed venture capital for the companies he has co-founded. In 2017 Andy was recognised by the Sunday Times as one of the UK’s top 100 disruptive entrepreneurs.
Chief Growth Officer
Olivia has over 20 years experience establishing and delivering digital business strategy, innovation, transformation and operations. As Chief Growth Officer at Nova, Olivia heads up the business mentor and product management teams, which support all Cofoundery investees to drive growth in the value of the portfolio. Between 1999-2013, Olivia worked with Amaze, one of Europe’s leading digital transformation businesses. During this period, Olivia worked with many well known global brands, and held several roles from programme manager to transformation consultant to operations director, at which point she was directly responsible for the entire delivery portfolio of £10m+ and teams across four offices. Subsequently, Olivia worked as an independent consultant, notably as part of the team that established and ran the digital innovation programme for the London- based Astrazeneca Digital Innovation Group.
Paul is a veteran digital and telecoms entrepreneur and is exceptionally well-connected in the telecoms, film, media and digital industries. He founded the Tubedale group in 1989 which are an international telecommunication, project management, software development, and integration practice. Paul is
also the Ambassador for Big Data Analytics and Customer Experience for the TM Forum which, with 900 members, is the largest global trade association focused on bringing together the digital ecosystem. Paul is currently Chairman of Lucid Games, Tubedale Films, Stagereel Films and A&M Wealth Management.
Chief Operating Officer
Jason has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry, most recently as the COO of TruFin plc, where he was integral in the spin out from Arrowgrass Capital Partners to list on AIM. Prior to that Jason was responsible for managing portfolio investments in the alternative finance division at Arrowgrass Capital Partners, and successfully launched two Alternative Investment Funds. Jason has previously worked at Bennelong Asset Management, Ruby Capital Partners, Swiss Re, Deutsche Bank and Bankers Trust.
Alistair is both a founder and C-level sales and marketing professional with over 15 years of senior leadership and board experience of starting and growing industry-leading sales brands. He is responsible for oversight of the Nova Group’s commercial efforts as well as delivering the Fund Acquisition strategy.
Head of Investor Relations
Jessica previously worked for an investment platform managing 50+ fund managers – supporting them in either delivering a technology solution to support their business or distribution opportunities into their funds.
Jessica is responsible for communications and developing relationships with Nova Growth Capital’s investors, advisers and industry partners. As an accomplished account and project manager within the alternative investment sector, Jessica’s core focus is to lead projects that will drive change across the business with Novas client’s interests at heart.
Alex is a digital marketer with over 5 years experience in managing marketing communications, events and running multi-channel campaigns. He is responsible for Nova Growth Capitals’ social media presence, PR and email communications.
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Investments of this nature carry risks to your capital. The risks include illiquidity where shares may not be able to be sold easily, lack of dividends and dilution. Past performance is not indicative of future returns. Investors should only invest a proportion of their available investment funds into Nova Cofoundery SEIS & EIS Fund as these investments are high risk.
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Nova Growth Capital Limited is a private limited company registered in England and Wales (Company Number 11591402). Nova Growth Capital Limited (FRN 826519) is an Appointed Representative of Sapphire Capital Partners LLP (FRN 565716), who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
FUND INVESTMENT FEES
5% initial fees and 2% annual fees paid by the Fund Investee Companies, resulting in 100% allocation of investment for tax reliefs with no additional fees. 20% performance fee only once on original investments that return over 150%.
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