John is a highly experienced Chairman, Non-Executive Director and Coach. An engineer, he has 25 years experience as a Venture Capital investor in international companies headquartered in Ireland. He was CEO of Trinity Venture Capital and its successor, TVC Holdings plc, from 1997 to 2014. He is a director, past and present, of over 30 companies, including two listed public companies. He was responsible for investments in over 30 companies. He has proven expertise, at Board level over the past 30 years, in raising equity; developing management teams; and assisting companies to solve problems/accelerate growth. John currently works as an adviser to a number of high potential companies.