Gabriel is delighted to announce the appointment of Lynne Ross, taking over from John Anderson, as he steps down as Chair from Gabriel after 5 years.
Lynne is an active investor in the Angel community, joined Gabriel in 2014, and is an experienced investor with specialist knowledge in the fields of energy and climate change.
Lynne’s professional background spans venture capital, private equity, institutional investment, the energy sector, innovation, government relations and academia.
She has extensive experience of joint ventures and partnerships, government relations and technology deployment gained from senior roles at Scottish and Southern Energy and at Scottish Power.
Lynne invests directly in early stage clean tech companies and through angel syndicates and also gives support to academics, social investment and voluntary projects in related fields. These include the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation and Social Investment Scotland.
The angels at Gabriel welcome Lynne and we all look forward to the next five years of investment with the Syndicate supporting innovative early stage businesses.