Cleaning Up with Michael Liebreich: Beverley Gower-Jones ‘Clean Growth Funder’
Premieres / January 20, 2021 at 8.00 PM
Once a week Michael Liebreich has a conversation (and a drink) with a leader in clean energy, mobility, climate finance or sustainable development. https://www.cleaningup.live/episode-27-beverley-gower-jones
About our Guest
Beverley Gower-Jones is the leading figure in the cleantech start-up world.
She is the Managing Partner at the Clean Growth Fund, which is backed by, amongst others, the UK Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy. The Fund, with a mandate of £40million (and aim to get to £100 million in 2021), invests in the UKs most promising early stage, clean growth ventures.
Beverley has also co-founded Carbon Limiting Technologies in 2006 and run it ever since. The company’s aim is to support companies in new technologies and clean energy.
Before that she worked for 20 years at Shell in various roles – from Production Geologist in Scotland, Brunei and Egypt through well engineering all the way to being Vice President of Shell Technology Ventures.
Beverley Gower-Jones studied geology mining at the University of Cardiff, being the only female student in the whole Department of Mineral Exploitation.