Richard GreenRichard Green | Non-executive Chairman

Richard Green started his private equity career in 1988 with Kleinwort Benson Development Capital and was a Founding Partner in 2001 of August Equity LLP where he was Managing Partner until 2009 and then Chairman until his retirement in April 2014. August Equity is an independent private equity with over £300m of funds under management, investing between £10m and £25m in UK companies.

Richard is a past chairman of the British Venture Capital Association and is currently a non-executive director of AIM-quoted Qannas Investments Limited, a non-executive director of Northern Venture Trust PLC, a member of the Advisory Board of Finance for Business North East and a member of the Advisory Committee of the European Investment Bank’s Growth Finance Initiative. He is also a trustee of Dyslexia Action and the Chartered Accountants Livery charity.