FENTIMAN CONSULTANTS LIMITED
Corporate financial services for science, space, clean-tech & information technology.
Fentiman Consultants Limited comprises an international team collaborating to provide commercial and strategic advisory services to companies and organisations to assist their efforts to increase effective delivery of corporate objectives.
Ian Taylor (Chairman)
mobile: +44 (0) 7860 327 416
Sarah Chilman (Executive Assistant)
mobile: +44 (0) 7887 952 640
Sarah has worked with Ian for many years - from 1997 until 2010 in the House of Commons as Research and Office Manager and since then as his Executive Assistant, supporting all the team's client relationships.
Andy Wonnacott (non-executive director)
+44 (0) 7715 419 649
Andy Wonnacott is an experienced finance director with a blend of commercial and financial skills across a variety of industry sectors. He has served on the boards of public and private companies. His focus is on sustainable business growth with margin enhancement, cash generation and cost controls. In addition he has co-ordinated turnarounds, fund-raising and M&A.
Jim Norton (Data Analytics, ‘Big Data’ and Cloud Computing)
Stephanie Liston (Business Development)
+44 (0) 7713 786 666
Stephanie Liston is an acknowledged international legal and strategic advisor with over 25 years of experience in the communications sector.
She advises clients on strategic, regulatory and business issues. She is now Senior Counsel at Mishcon de Reya. In addition she is Chief Executive Officer of Sequoia Way Limited; Senior Advisor to Frontier Economics; Associate Director of Innovation Advisors; Advisory Board Member of Digi-Me Limited; and Founder and Director of Women in Telecoms and Technology.
John French II (Venture Capital)
John lives in New York. He has been a venture capitalist for 50 years with an extensive portfolio of predominantly early stage US and international companies. During that period he was President of Research & Science Investors Inc and also had involvement with Chinese, Korean and European companies. He has been a director of OSI Pharmaceutical. He is now Advisor to Brighton Biotech Inc. Kraken Robotics & Atmos Digital Inc, to which FCL are also advisors.
Lavender Carole Taylor (Company Secretary)
Carole is responsible for corporate governance issues and administration. She was one of Ian's Office team during his period in Parliament. Carole recently passed the Access Course in Arts & Languages at the Open University. She has chaired the Residents' Association at The Academy.
Katie King (Digital Business)
+ 44 (0) 1892 520 123
Katie is the Founder and Managing Director of Zoodikers, a PR and digital business agency based in London and Kent. She was previously appointed as Director of global PR agency Text 100, before co-founding her first PR agency on 2002. As a regular commentator on the BBC TV and radio and an experienced communications strategist, Katie addresses international conferences, galas and corporate events on digital business issues. She is the author of #AI .
Tim Gocher (Asia ~ Development Capital)
Tim is a venture capital and urban development executive with a background in energy and technology. His MBA was from the London Business School. After Deloitte and J.P. Morgan, he managed venture capital funds in the UK and is the co-founder of Academy IP in New York working with leading East Coast universities. He is an Honorary Professor of Sustainable Business at the University of Nottingham.
Tim has a UK home but is also based in Kathmandu, Nepal, and has advised urban development schemes in several countries in Asia, including China. His major focus is as Chairman of the Dolma Development Fund which he founded and which concentrates on sustainable business ventures in Nepal. www.dolmafund.org
Dr Alex Orlov (Environmental & Material Technologies)
Alex is Professor in Materials Science and Engineering at the State University of New York, Stony Brook. His major research and teaching focus is in development of novel materials for energy generation, structural applications, environmental nanotechnology and environmental protection. He was a Research Fellow at King's College Cambridge 2005-2008.
Alex has been a member of the UK Government's Hazardous Substances Advisory Committee at DEFRA. http://www.ic.sunysb.edu/Faculty/aorlov/
Stephen Taylor (USA liaison)
Stephen was an executive director of Fentiman Consultants in the 1990s advising technology companies on business strategy and market development. His MBA was from the University of Surrey Business School. He then emigrated to the USA where he qualified as a US attorney at Marquette University Law School.
As an attorney he represented businesses in complex litigation before federal and state trial and appellate courts for several years. He was also the Vice-Chair of the international commercial dispute resolution group for a global association of law firms and a judge of the annual Wisconsin Governor's Business Plan contest since 2008.
Stephen took on an industry executive role in recent years, successfully heading strategic development & diversification for a long-established Wisconsin non-ferrous metals foundry and equipment manufacturer Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry Co. Inc. He now has a portfolio of business interests.
Fentiman is associated with Parhelion-GCA, an independent technology management consultancy with particular interests in IoT/IoE/M2M and Clean-Tech Energy potential of alternative fuels.
42 The Academy, 20 Lawn Lane, London SW8 1GA, UK.
112 rue Saint Georges, 24550 Villefranche du Périgord, France.
Main phone number: +44 7860 327 416 (Ian Taylor)
Main email: firstname.lastname@example.org