Roger joined Midven in June 2004 and a Director of the Company. He is Fund Principal, and Investment Committee member, for the MEIF West Midlands Equity Fund. Roger also has responsibility for Compliance and was previously Fund Principal for the Advantage Growth Fund, which turned a string of SME investments into highly successful exits.
He trained as a Chartered Accountant with Price Waterhouse. Following a secondment into their Corporate Finance department, he spent 7 years as a Corporate Finance adviser with Ernst & Young and Bentley Jennison, focusing on small and medium-sized private company transactions. Roger has a degree in Industrial Economics from Nottingham University.
Roger has particular expertise in positioning businesses for exit and identifying the right time to sell.