Erin joined BGF before its launch in March 2011 to help establish the BGF investment process and strategy. She is responsible for the origination, appraisal and completion of new investment opportunities in London and the South East.
Erin has 8 years’ investment experience and has led investments into 15 small and medium-sized companies. Her experience was initially gained at Barclays Ventures where she was an Investment Director responsible for a portfolio of SMEs across a range of sectors including business services, consumer goods, industrials and technology. Previously, Erin managed a portfolio in health and medical research for The Siragusa Foundation and worked for BearingPoint (fka KPMG Consulting), principally advising technology, wireless telecommunications and energy clients on M&A and strategy.
Erin holds an MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business. She also holds a post-Baccalaureate degree in Economics from the London School of Economics and a BA in International Studies from the University of Washington. In addition to trying to support the Seattle Seahawks and Washington Huskies from overseas, Erin is a keen runner and Pilates enthusiast.
“My role gives me the opportunity to meet with a number of exciting and innovate businesses and entrepreneurs. Buts it’s the entrepreneurs who have to give you permission to do this job.”
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