People

Mungo Park - Chairman & Founder 

Over 40 years investment banking experience, focusing on sustainable technologies, life sciences & ICT.

Current:

  • CleanEquity Monaco co-Founder with H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco
  • Adviser to Climate Change Forum of The Minister of State, Dept. Energy & Climate Change
  • Non-executive Director of Heart Metabolics - specialty pharma for cardiovascular disease.

Previous:

  • Non-Executive Director of CDTi Advanced Materials, Inc. - NASDAQ listed Materials Sciences Cleantech Specialist
  • Head of Corporate Finance at Nomura, the largest investment bank in the world, he founded its global emerging technology practice
  • Director of Cowen & Co., the US based life science, ICT and defence technology specialist investment bank
  • Medeva Plc - specialty pharma for influenza vaccine
  • Dillon Reid / Gartner Group - the US based ICT specialist investment bank
  • Alex. Brown & Sons - the US based life sciences, ICT and defence technology specialist investment bank.

 

Owen Loudon - Director, Investment Banking & Intellectual Property

  • LL.M., Intellectual Property, University of Manchester
  • Academic background in Biochemistry, University of Sheffield
  • 4 years corporate finance experience, building on 3 years in consultancy
  • Prior to this, in-house at European Space Agency (IP) and Equity Research at Panmure Gordon
  • Joined Innovator Capital in 2012.

 

Stephen Theodossi - Associate Director & Head of CleanEquity

  • Academic background in Law, University of the West of England, Bristol
  • Leading the CleanEquity initiative since 2014
  • 3 years prior experience in event management and previous volunteer at Citizens Advice
  • Joined Innovator Capital in 2012.

 

Veronika Kasparova - Associate Director, Investment Banking

  • MSc. in Russian & East European Studies, University of Oxford
  • Academic background in International Political Economy, University of Westminster
  • Previously healthcare & research analyst at strategic consultants, Kaiser Associates
  • Volunteer at NGO, CSV (Community Service Volunteers), specialising in social impact
  • Joined Innovator Capital in 2013.

 

Richard Berman - Director

  • PhD in History, University of Exeter
  • MA, BA in Economics, University of Cambridge
  • Churchill College, University of Cambridge Investment Committee since 2009
  • Investment management professional since 1989 - Manager, Orion Bank; Treasurer, Andrea Merario; Group Treasurer, Heron Corporation; MD/co-founder of Pine Street Inv. and CEO/co-founder of Sabrecorp and Signet Capital Management Limited
  • Joined Innovator Capital in 2018.

  

Sophie Simpson - Associate

  • Academic background in Modern Languages, University of Bristol
  • Previous Legal Administrator at Latham & Watkins
  • Past experience at Clifford Chance, Madrid, and British Portuguese Chamber of Commerce, Lisbon 
  • Joined Innovator Capital in 2018.

 

Conor Barrett - Associate & Director of CleanEquity

  • Academic background in Economics, University of Kent
  • Previous internships as steel market analyst at MEPS International
  • Joined Innovator Capital in 2015.