Deepbridge Capital, a UK Venture capital investment manager, has appointed Steve Shallcross as Chief Information and Technology Officer and Connor Grimes as Associate Investment Director, Technology.
Prior to joining Deepbridge, Steve Shallcross was Senior Vice President of Technology and Innovation at Cheshire-based tech company Afin Technologies.
Connor Grimes joins the Deepbridge technology investment team following six years as Investment Manager at Seneca Partners.
Adrian Neilan, COO and Investment Director, Technology, at Deepbridge Capital at Deepbridge Capital, comments: “I am delighted to welcome Steve and Connor to the Deepbridge family. The addition of these two highly-skilled members to the Deepbridge team will help drive our ambitious growth plans and ensure that financial advisers and clients continue to be confident that Deepbridge is offering the best possible products and service.”
This month Deepbridge also announced that it has seen a record year of fundraising with £29.4 million deployed across 37 growth companies, representing an increase from 2019/20 and 2018/19 in which £21.5 million and £28.7 million were deployed respectively.