Board of Directors

Brendan Cluff

Brendan is a Venture Capitalist at Endeavour Ventures, and has more than ten years’ experience as a financial adviser and fundraiser.  He has played a key role in fundraising for a wide number of quoted and unquoted companies through Endeavour, and specialises in post-Seed, pre-Series A funding for manufacturing and technology companies.

David Gray​

David, previously an equity and derivatives broker, founded and now runs Parkwalk Search (in association with Parkwalk Advisors, a company specialising in investing in UK university technology spin-out companies). Parkwalk Search works closely with emerging IP rich technology companies to find investment, collaborations and executive leadership

Roger Humm

​Roger is an experienced Finance Director and has been involved in a number of start up’s and technology businesses. He has a wealth of knowledge in all areas of capital transactions covering funding, acquisitions, divestments, in- and out-licensing and spin outs. Roger has held many positions including NED, Business Development, Finance Director & Company Secretarial in both public and private sectors.

Simon Pickess

Simon has a background in the automotive and utility sectors. Previously at British Gas Simon was involved in the introduction of Natural Gas as an alternative fuel to diesel in heavy duty diesel engines. Simon joined G-volution in 2008 and has focuses on commercial relationships and project delivery.

Chris Smith

A solicitor by profession, Chris has successfully founded and run business’s in the UK and in emerging markets abroad (India, Ukraine) in sectors such as property, eyewear, retail fashion and  and cosmetics. Chris founded G-volution in 2008 and remains the Managing Director, and a major shareholder in the company.