Mr Richard Bishop – Head of Investments for Business Growth Fund (BGF) and Founding Partner of 3i Group Plc, a leading nternational investment company.
The BGF was founded in 2011 and provides long-term capital for fast growing British companies. Richard Bishop is responsible for the delivery of the BGF investment strategy. Prior to joining BGF Richard spent 21 years at 3i where he ran the Birmingham office before being appointed a Founding Partner of 3i's Global Growth Capital business. He was responsible for the Global Growth Capital portfolio and sat on the board of four businesses where he made the original investments. Richard secured a Banking and Finance degree from the University of Birmingham in 1989.