Founder and Director, Cordovan Capital Management
Mike Irvine is an FCA with over 20 years’ experience predominantly in corporate finance and investment. Mike trained with PwC in London before joining KPMG in Belfast, where he ultimately became Director responsible for its Northern Ireland M&A team.
In 2007 Mike set up the Northern Ireland operations of Davy Stockbrokers, successfully establishing the brand in Northern Ireland and growing the client base from the ground up.
Mike left Davy to establish Cordovan Capital Management in October 2011, initially focusing on raising equity for early-stage and high growth companies as well as advising shareholders on business acquisitions and disposals. Mike was instrumental in forming the Cordovan Capital Partners Syndicate in early 2016 for which Cordovan Capital Management acts as lead investor and manager.
Panel: 10:30 – 11:30
The most exciting investment sectors in Northern Ireland
From Cyber Security to Artificial Intelligence, Northern Ireland is home to a vibrant and growing technology scene. Join local investors and industry leaders from both the public and private sector as we discuss the key drivers behind it’s growth and where the best opportunities lie for investors.