4 May 2020, 14:00 - 15:00
Delivered via Zoom
Join us to hear from Jonathan Gold, Managing Director at Rivers Capital Partners. Jonathan will be discussing the implications for business owners who have existing investors or are in the process of raising further investment during the Covid-19 situation.
Jonathan is a co-founder and Managing Director of Rivers Capital. He came to the North East of England to help create NStar in 2003. He is a specialist in seed and growth investment and with a background in technology development and licencing including 5 years marketing and sales into the Japanese market while working in AEA Technology at Harwell Laboratory.
He established several venture funds attracting capital from public and private sources. These include the Rainbow Seed Fund and a range of funds in the North of England. He served as the Chief Executive of Northstar Ventures, for its first year of operation, overseeing the creation and establishment of the £10m Proof of Concept Fund and a £23m Co-Investment Fund. He has a degree in chemistry, a diploma in Marketing and is a full professional member of the CIM and IoD. Jonathan is also currently Chair of Council at Josephine Butler College at Durham University and a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts manufacturing and commerce (RSA).