Investment Director British Innovation Fund
Milltrust Agricultural Investments
Guy Pengelley joined Milltrust Agricultural Investments (“MAI”) as Investment Director in January 2020. Mr Pengelley is responsible for further developing the British Innovation Fund (“BIF”), exploring both future investment opportunities emerging from the commercialisation of UK university research and supporting existing BIF portfolio companies with their growth plans and capital raising requirements, and for providing support in respect of MAI’s agricultural strategies across the southern hemisphere.
Mr Pengelley joins MAI from Peel Hunt, where he spent two years within their Corporate Finance division. At Peel Hunt, he worked as a corporate broker for Consumer companies traded on the LSE, as well as advising on M&A deals across various sectors. Prior to this, Mr Pengelley worked at Deloitte Financial Advisory for four years where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. At Deloitte, he performed financial due diligence on the acquisition and disposal of assets and companies for both corporate and private equity clients. Mr Pengelley graduated with a First Class degree in Geography (BA Hons) from the University of Nottingham