Founded Clarendon Fund Managers Ltd in 2001 to raise first early stage investment fund from pension funds, UK Government sources and EIB for investment in N Ireland. Since followed up with two additional funds. Prior to Clarendon I co-founded Innvotec Ltd, a London-based early stage technology investment fund. APhD in polymer science from Lancaster University (UK) and an SM Mgt from MIT in 1971. Honorary doctorate University of Salford (UK).