Directorate changes

Directorate changes

Pembroke VCT plc (the “Company”)

The Company is pleased to announce the appointment of two non-executive directors, Mark Stokes and Louise Wolfson, effective from 1 January 2021.

Mark Stokes has over 30 years experience in financial services and 20 years at Executive Committee level. He is currently Chief Commercial Officer at United Trust Bank, and previously held Managing Director positions at Lloyds Corporate and Commercial Banking, Williams & Glyn, and Metro Bank. He has a deep understanding of business strategy, execution, performance management, risk management, and governance.

Mark has a broad business experience from a career lending into commercial and SME markets, and consumer and asset finance markets, that includes M&A execution and capital markets fund raising. He has also previously served as a Non-Executive Director Alternate with Motobility Operations Group plc. Mark is a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers and has completed their Green and Sustainable Finance certification.

Louise Wolfson is a senior corporate lawyer who was previously a partner at Allen & Overy LLP and Pinsent Masons LLP.  She has a particular focus on corporate finance transactions and has wider experience including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic investments, capital raisings and listings. 

Louise currently works as a freelance legal consultant and sits as a tribunal judge hearing social security and immigration appeals. Louise is also a director of Women’s Pioneer Housing, a housing association which supports women in West London.  

For further information, please contact:

Andrew Wolfson / Chris Lewis

Pembroke Investment Managers LLP (Manager)

+44 20 7766 6900

Doreen Nic

The City Partnership (UK) Limited (Company Secretary)

Keith Lassman

Howard Kennedy Corporate Services LLP

+44 20 3755 5561