Fraser Lusty (Equity Gap)

Edinburgh
August 24, 2017 / 6:00 PM

About this event

Fraser is a Director at Equity Gap Ltd, a group of private individuals set up to invest and support emerging and growing businesses. He is an experienced business development and sales professional specialising in leading business through change, and facilitating SME business capability and growth.

Equity Gap was set up by management consultant and former Scottish rugby international Jock Millican. The syndicate typically provides between £20,000 and £500,000 to young high-growth companies. Recent investments include funding for Insignia Technologies, Synaptec, Appointedd, Shotscope and Vert Rotors.

From 15 original founders in 2010, it has grown to more than 100 members who have completed more than 50 rounds of funding. Co-investing alongside other syndicates and the Scottish Investment Bank – the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise – Equity Gap has leveraged a total of nearly £20 million to date

Fraser has been a director at Equity Gap since 2011, he possesses over 25 years of experience in the Scottish investment and business growth sector. Prior to joining Equity Gap, Fraser has held senior business development and project management roles at Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce, Scottish Chamber of Commerce, Clydesdale Bank and Bank of Scotland.

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Fraser Lusty (Equity Gap)

Fraser Lusty

Equity Gap

Fraser is a Director at Equity Gap Ltd, a group of private individuals set up to invest and support emerging and growing businesses. He is an experienced business development and sales professional specialising in leading business through change, and facilitating SME business capability and growth.

Equity Gap was set up by management consultant and former Scottish rugby international Jock Millican. The syndicate typically provides between £20,000 and £500,000 to young high-growth companies. Recent investments include funding for Insignia Technologies, Synaptec, Appointedd, Shotscope and Vert Rotors.

From 15 original founders in 2010, it has grown to more than 100 members who have completed more than 50 rounds of funding. Co-investing alongside other syndicates and the Scottish Investment Bank – the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise – Equity Gap has leveraged a total of nearly £20 million to date

Fraser has been a director at Equity Gap since 2011, he possesses over 25 years of experience in the Scottish investment and business growth sector. Prior to joining Equity Gap, Fraser has held senior business development and project management roles at Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce, Scottish Chamber of Commerce, Clydesdale Bank and Bank of Scotland.

Date and Time
August 24, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
Address
Kingsford Business Club
26 Dublin Street
Edinburgh, EH3 6NN
 
Agenda
6:00 pm Networking and Food
7:00 pm Fireside Chat
8:00 pm Networking
 

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