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.

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.