Non-Executive Director

Phone: 01603 604400

Matthew joined the Cornwall Insight board in December 2020 and represents BGF on the board of several portfolio companies.

Matthew has over 10 years private equity experience and joined BGF in October 2018 to support the growing portfolio. Prior to BGF, Matthew worked at Caird Capital, a UK mid-market private equity firm, where he managed equity investments across a range of sectors, working alongside investee teams to deliver a number of successful transactions.  He began his career at Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group where he held various principal investment and leveraged finance roles before joining Caird in 2010.

Matthew holds an MSC in Management Sciences from Loughborough University and is a Chartered Banker. He is married with three small children, who he spends most of his time outside work trying to keep up with.

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