Investment Director, Mercia Asset Management
Sandy joined the North of England team at Mercia in 2017 before moving to take on responsibility for the East Midlands. Here she predominantly invests from the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) which focuses on early stage opportunities.
Sandy has hands-on experience of early-stage companies having founded and worked as CEO in a venture capital backed business for eight years. In addition, Sandy has acted as both director and observer on a number of early-stage company boards, and holds the Certificate in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors. She has a technical background with a PhD in Chemistry, and started her early career in corporate research and development.
Panel: thur 26 Nov, 14:30 – 15:30
The Midlands, an Engine for Investment
The Midlands is the economic heartbeat of the UK, a region of excellence in connectivity – regionally, nationally and internationally. Join our panel of investment industry leaders as we explore the Midlands from East to West across 5G test beds, advanced manufacturing, e-commerce, fintech and life sciences, and learn more about how initiatives like the Midlands Engine Investment Fund are accelerating growth and driving innovation.