After completing his MA in Economics (University of Glasgow), Gareth went on to achieve a Masters in Finance at the International University of Monaco.
Prior to joining CBC in 2011, Gareth also completed a number of internships at two CBC portfolio companies, Clyde Bergemann and Clyde Union, gaining experience in operations, project management, sales and marketing and business integration. As part of his post graduate studies Gareth completed a six month internship at CBC providing support to the team across a number of transactions and projects.
Gareth joined CBC in April 2011 as an Investment Analyst and was promoted to Associate Director in 2014 and to Investment Director in 2017.
Gareth has played an integral part in CBC’s transaction origination, execution and portfolio management efforts for Fund III. He works closely with Cone Drive, Allrig and Ferguson Marine where he is involved in shaping the strategic development of the company and transaction support. He was heavily involved in the Cone Drive and Allrig platform acquisitions and has project managed all subsequent bolt on transactions at Allrig. Gareth also led the refinancing of Cone Drive in September 2015 which involved raising additional financing to fund the acquisition of H-Fang.