An expert team to help with your every need

Pembroke VCT is a venture capital trust with a difference. We find exceptional, innovative founders and use our extensive network and experience to grow the brands of tomorrow.

An expert team to help with your every need

Our Team

Entrepreneurial mindset and a culture of openness and collaboration at the heart of everything we do. View all of our team.

Andrew Wolfson
CEO & CIO

Andrew Wolfson is CEO and is responsible for executing the firm’s strategy…

Angus Nodder
Investment Associate

Angus joined Pembroke’s investment team in June 2021.

Christian Capunitan
Senior Portfolio Manager

Christian joined Pembroke’s portfolio team in October 2021.

Chris Lewis
CFO & COO

Chris joined Pembroke in September 2019. Prior to joining Pembroke he was CFO at Downing.

Cordelia Royds
Executive Team Assistant

Cordelia joined Pembroke in 2021. She graduated in 2020 from Oxford Brookes University with an Upper Second Class Honours degree in Politics and International Relations.

Dilesh Maisuria
Portfolio Associate

Dilesh joined Pembroke’s Portfolio team in August 2021, having previously worked at Pantheon Ventures.

Fred Ursell
Investment Manager

Fred joined Pembroke in 2019, having previously worked at Grant Thornton within the Growth Finance team.

Orla Walsh
Financial Controller

Orla joined Pembroke as a portfolio analyst in 2019.

Rosie Samuels
Investor Relations & Marketing

Rosie joined Pembroke in 2019 having previously worked as a PR account executive.

Simon Porter
Investment Director

Simon joined Pembroke in 2017. Prior to joining he was an Associate at Oakley…

Stefania Ponzo
Portfolio Director

Stefania joined Pembroke in May 2021 and is a technology investor with over 12 years working with fast-growing tech companies, ultra-high net worth (UHNW) and institutional investors as an investor and advisor.

The Board of Pembroke VCT plc

Jonathan Djanogly
Non-Executive Chairman

Jonathan Djanogly is a (non-practising) solicitor and was, for over ten years, a corporate ...

Laurence Blackall
Independent Non-Executive Director

Laurence Blackall has had a 30 year career in the information, media and communication...

Louise Wolfson
Non-Executive Director

Louise is a senior corporate lawyer who was previously a partner at Allen & Overy LLP and Pinsent Masons LLP.

Mark Stokes
Non-Executive Director

Mark Stokes has over 30 years experience in financial services, and 20 years at Executive Committee level.

David Till
Non-Executive Director

David Till co‑founded the Oakley Capital Group in 2002 with Peter Dubens.

Our Investment Committee

David Till
Non-Executive Director

David Till co‑founded the Oakley Capital Group in 2002 with Peter Dubens.

John Paton
Investment Committee Member

John Paton is the Chairman & Co-Founder of IVA Ventures which focuses on investments and advisory in established media as well as seed and early stage digital companies.

Ruth Kennedy
Investment Committee Member

Ruth Kennedy is a brand consultant advising clients in the luxury goods and services sectors to meet their business development objectives.

Andrew Wolfson
CEO & CIO

Andrew Wolfson is CEO and is responsible for executing the firm’s strategy…

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