DAMON BONSER

CEO

DAMON BONSER

CEO

Serial entrepreneur with over 15 years’ experience building and running product development and manufacturing businesses.

JOHN MATHERS

Chairman

JOHN MATHERS

Chairman

Former CEO of the Design Council with forty years’ experience in the brand and design industry, across retail, FMCG, and consultancy.

DAVID MOTUM

Director

DAVID MOTUM

Director

Over 30 years' experience at a senior level within the financial media sector including magazine publishing, events and digital products.

DAVID KREMER

Director

DAVID KREMER

Director

Over 25 years’ experience running Seven Towns, a multi-million toy and game business, and co-founder of Rubik’s Brand Limited.

JONATHAN SILVERMAN

Legal Director

JONATHAN SILVERMAN

Legal Director

Co-founder of law firm Silverman Sherliker with over 35 years’ experience of advising growth companies within the creative sector.

MEHJABEEN PATRICK

Investment Comm. Member

MEHJABEEN PATRICK

Investment Comm. Member

CFO and Investment Lead at Creative England & Creative Industries Federation with over 25 years’ experience across both public and private sectors.

LUKE JOHNSON

Investment Comm. Member

LUKE JOHNSON

Investment Comm. Member

Chairman of Risk Capital Partners and former Chairman of Channel 4 Television and Chairman of Gail’s Artisan Bakery chain.

VASILIKI CARSON

Fund Manager

VASILIKI CARSON

Fund Manager

Partner at Sapphire Capital Partners LLP, with over 20 years’ experience in accounting and corporate finance.

JONATHAN GRIFFIN

Investment Comm. Member

JONATHAN GRIFFIN

Investment Comm. Member

Director of family office Amalgamated Holdings Wilkinson Ltd with extensive experience across retail, property and start-ups.

BOYD CARSON

Fund Manager

BOYD CARSON

Fund Manager

Partner at Sapphire Capital Partners LLP, authorised by the FCA, and specialist Investment Manager for SEIS and EIS funds.

The British Design Fund is managed by Sapphire Capital Partners LLP, who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority with firm reference number 565716. ​Sapphire Capital Partners LLP specialises in the management of SEIS and EIS investment funds.

Twenty20 Mentoring provide the market expertise to identify and accelerate the growth of each investee company. Twenty20 Mentoring Limited is not an FCA authorised firm and will not be providing any investment services or undertaking any regulated activities in connection with the Fund.