Hambro Perks, an international investment firm, has today announced the appointment of Sir John Rose as a Senior Advisor to the firm, with a focus on sourcing and advising on investment opportunities within environmental technology.
Founded in 2014, Hambro Perks operates a number of specialist investment funds and vehicles, including Hambro Perks Environmental Technology (HPET I), a targeted fund investing in emerging environmental technology companies.
Sir John currently serves as the Chairman of HPET, which has a portfolio comprising of seven fast-growth technology companies working to solve some of the most important environmental challenges faced by the world today.
Sir John joined Rolls-Royce in 1984, becoming Chief Executive in 1996, serving for 15 years.
Commenting on his appointment, Sir John Rose said “Hambro Perks is building a strong reputation and I’m pleased to be joining the team to advise on the next stage of investment opportunities.
Dominic Perks, Co-Founder and CEO of Hambro Perks said: “We are delighted to welcome John to Hambro Perks. John will provide excellent insights and expertise across the firm, its funds and its portfolio companies. In particular, we are looking forward to building our environmental technology activities with John’s leadership”.