Pembroke VCT expands team with two new appointments

Pembroke VCT expands team with two new appointments

Stefania Ponzo joins as Portfolio Director and Angus Nodder as Investment Associate 

Pembroke VCT plc, the venture capital trust focused on building the businesses of tomorrow, has expanded the team with the appointment of Stefania Ponzo as Portfolio Director and Angus Nodder as Investment Associate, effective 4 May and 1 June respectively. These new appointments follow Pembroke VCT’s £40m record fundraise.  

Stefania will be working alongside Andrew Wolfson (CEO), focusing on existing investments within the Pembroke VCT portfolio. 

Stefania has twelve years’ experience in venture capital funds and private banking. She has sector expertise within health-tech, consumer services and SaaS business models, having previously worked at Coutts and Downing LLP. Most recently she held the position of Investment Principal at Pi Labs.  

Angus Nodder joins from Ruffer LLP where he held the position of Investment Associate. Angus will work within the Pembroke VCT investment team evaluating and transacting new opportunities. 

Andrew Wolfson, CEO of Pembroke Investment Managers LLP commented; “We are delighted to welcome both Stefania and Angus to the Pembroke team. They bring a wealth of expertise which will enable us to grow our team at such an exciting time for PembrokeWe have always managed our recruitment in such a way as to bring on new team members when we have visibility of what the future holds. Having had our largest fundraise close in March 2021 and 2 exits already this year we are confident we can continue our investment, management and realisation strategy and that Stefania and Angus will add to our success going forward”