Peter Dicks - Chairman
Peter Dicks was a founder director, in 1973, of Abingworth plc, a venture capital company. He is currently a director of a number of quoted and unquoted companies, including Mears Group plc, ICG Enterprise Trust plc, Miton UK MicroCap Trust plc, SVM UK Emerging Fund plc, Foresight VCT plc, Foresight 3 VCT plc and Foresight Solar Fund Limited.
Jeremy Hamer is a chartered accountant who spent 16 years in industry before spending five years as a VCT investment manager. Currently, he is the non-executive chairman of Uvenco plc, non-executive director of SQS Software Quality Systems AG and Access Intelligence plc. He is also a qualified executive coach.
Jocelin Harris is a qualified solicitor and runs Durrington Corporation Limited, where he has worked since 1986. Durrington provides management and financial support services to small and developing businesses. He is currently a director of Foresight VCT plc and also a non-executive chairman or director of a number of private companies in the United Kingdom and the USA.
Charlotta Ginman is currently on the boards of Polar Capital Technology Trust plc, Pacific Assets Trust plc, Motif Bio plc and Keywords Studios plc, where she chairs the audit committees, and is also on the board of Consort Medical plc. She previously served as a non-executive director at Wolfson Microelectronics plc and Kromek Group plc. Three out of the five non-executive directorships held by Charlotta Ginman during the year were with quoted investment companies that involve less time commitment than trading companies. She therefore felt able to accept an additional non-executive appointment with Keywords Studios plc in September 2017.