Kuber Ventures, a platform that seeks out EIS/SEIS investment opportunities has announced several new hires. to help accelerate growth geographically and across the business. Kuber has appointed Tim Thornton, Matt Lenzie, & Kate Hopkin to executive positions.
Kate Hopkin’s will assume responsibilities as Business Development Associate. She will be providing support to the Business Development Managers increasing Kuber’s geographical distribution footprint. Prior to joining Kuber Kate worked at Brooks MacDonald and Fidelity International.
Lenzie and Thornton will also work to increase Kuber’s distribution capabilities and geographical coverage. Both have been bought in because of their knowledge in the EIS/BPR/SEIS and tax incentivized investing market. Matt has been brought in to increase Kuber Venture’s coverage across London and the South East, while Tim being based in Leeds will capitalise on an area which Kuber see as a strategic priority for investors looking at the EIS space. Prior to joining Kuber, Lenzie worked as Head of Sales for Enterprise Investments and Head of Investor relations for Angels Den, an investment crowdfunding platform. Thornton previously worked at Blackfinch Investments and in previous roles in the North of England.
“As Kuber increases its market footprint, it is crucial to have the right team to support the advisers working with Kuber,” said Piers Denne, Head of Sales. “The hire of three new people with experience in the EIS/SEIS and BPR market is testament to the rapid growth Kuber is experiencing.”
Kuber was founded in 2013 by Dermot Campbell, CEO. Kuber Ventures is said to be the only alternative fund investment platform offering access to EIS/SEIS portfolios and funds, helping to simplify the investment process for these schemes.