Gordon Power, a private equity specialist, is Director of Edge’s investment committee, and one of the originators of the VCT business in the UK.
Gordon has 29 years of venture capital and private equity experience is Director of Edge’s investment committee and is a private equity investor in his own right.
He founded and was CEO of the private equity business, ProVen Private Equity (now renamed Beringea), and led its buy-out from Guinness Mahon in 1997. By 2002 ProVen, which specialised in media and intellectual property rights investments, had funds under management of US $370 million including a highly successful range of VCTs. From 1984 to date, he has achieved an overall return in excess of 29% on 239 realised (i.e. sale, flotation or administration/liquidation) investments and unrealised investments.