Non Executive Director
Nick Badman has extensive experience of both entrepreneurship and the UK SME segment gained as an investor, advisor and director. After qualification and early practise as a corporate lawyer with Clifford Chance, Nick had an 18 year executive career with 3i Group – latterly as UK Managing Director and a Senior Partner in its Pan European Buyout Business. Subsequently Nick established and led a Centre for Entrepreneurship and an innovative early stage investment fund at Cass Business School, City, University of London - where he continues as a Visiting Professor focussed on entrepreneurship. Nick currently advises a number of SMEs on growth and financing issues and sits as an external member on the Investment Committees of Albion Ventures, Angel CoFund and Venturesome – the impact investing activities of Charities Aid Foundation.