John Mihell

Portfolio Development Team Manager

John heads Finance Wales’ equity portfolio development team which manages a generalist portfolio of over 20 investments in a range of sectors. He focuses on developing lasting strategic relationships with SME management teams to build shareholder value.

He is a skilled relationship builder keen to encourage portfolio companies to make the most of the growth investment options available from Finance Wales. Overseeing a team of Portfolio Executives he develops and implements strategies for the management of identified growth investments.

He joined Finance Wales in 2009 from the University of Warwick where he was a Business Development Manager in the university’s Technology Transfer Office. Earlier in his career John was an associate at European Acquisition Capital (now Milestone Capital Partners),a mid-market Private Equity investor, and a manager in KPMG’s transaction services team. He started his career as a Development Chemist for NFi Electronics.