Adempi Associates - Gillian Roche-Saunders
Gillian is a regulatory consultant specialising in the venture finance sector. She works with EIS fund and portfolio managers as well as capital raisers, promoters, researchers and crowdfunding platforms.
Gillian is known for providing expert and pragmatic solutions to the industry. In addition to her experience working with many EISA members, she is an active advocate of EIS. Gillian chairs our regulatory committee and is a member of the EISA board.
Beyond EIS, Gillian also advises social impact investment firms, private equity firms and FinTech companies such as peer to peer lenders.
Bovill Ltd - Tracy Clarke
Bovill is a regulatory consultancy providing support to firms regulated by the FCA. Our Private Equity and Venture Capital team works with a range of EIS fund and portfolio managers. We understand how regulation affects early stage and growth investment activities and are able to provide expert and pragmatic solutions.
We cover a wide range of topics including financial promotions, client money, financial crime, regulatory changes, and new products and services. We can also help firms to identify if their activities are likely to require authorisation and can guide them through the application process.
Bovill actively supports the EIS industry through lobbying, educational work and panel events.
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP - Andrew Clarkehttps://www.charlesrussellspeechlys.com Andrew.Clarke@crsblaw.com 020 7203 5000
DMH Stallard LLP - Nick Williams
DMH Stallard LLP is a 65 partner law firm which supports its commercial clients from offices in London, Crawley, Guildford and Brighton. Our award-winning corporate lawyers advise entrepreneurial start-ups, fast-growth companies and substantial groups in the UK and overseas. While we routinely act on large and complex transactions, our clients are typically entrepreneurial in style, preferring a responsive focussed legal team which can deliver deals, and add resource where needed. We assist corporate clients from their incorporation in achieving their equity fundraising goals, including by means of EIS and SEIS, through to IPO and beyond. What defines our clients is their requirement for a high level of partner involvement, a willingness to be commercial and practical, and service delivery through small focussed corporate teams spread across London and the South East. We are delighted that our clients feel able to say that we are “Quick, knowledgeable, pragmatic and efficient” and that we “work as a strong team with excellent communication and high technical competence and are very responsive”.