Jerry is Portfolio Director at Spark, responsible for companies invested in by the North West Fund for Biomedical.
Jerry has over 25 years’ experience of investing in, managing and exiting investments in SMEs across the North of England and Wales. Most recently he worked with Finance Wales having spent many years with Merseyside Special Investment Fund, following five years with a regional venture capital fund in Yorkshire. He started his investing career with 3i plc in their Sheffield office.
Prior to his career in finance, Jerry worked in logistics and haulage, as Operations Director at a privately owned business transporting hazardous chemicals in road tankers. At the start of his career he was a graduate trainee with Unilever where he worked in their logistics operation.
Jerry has an MBA from the London Business School.