David Williams is Chairman of the Seraphim Space Fund Advisory Board and a co-founder of the fund. Formerly Chief Executive and joint founder of Avanti Communications Group plc, David grew Avanti from start-up to a listing on the London Stock Exchange. Building a network of high throughput satellites for services to the British and other governments. Prior to Avanti, David spent 10 years working in the City financing telecommunications with Chase Manhattan, CIBC and Babcock and Brown.
We are an ambitious team with a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences in Venture. Collectively we have over 100 years’ experience, investing in over 180 early and growth stage businesses, returning more than £750 million to our shareholders.
We are also fortunate to have one of the world's leading entrepreneurs and experts in Earth Observation on board. We work closely with our portfolio companies and always strive to create meaningful value and endeavour to ensure that the full value of our network and partners is utilised.
The backing of leading global corporates in the Space sector and the leading Space related Governmental Agencies in the UK and Europe brings significant value. We’re able to leverage their capital, industry leading knowledge and networks, creating an ecosystem that delivers real results for your business. From roots to market, sales and marketing, partnerships, follow-on capital, and M&A we can deliver value creation across the company growth cycle globally.