Edward is a Managing Partner of Oxford Capital Partners LLP, an investment group which he co-founded in 1999 specialised in sustainability investments. The firm delivers private equity growth capital programmes internationally to wealthy families and institutional investors. With over 30 years of experience as a practical manager, investor and business leader, Ted has worked with both mature listed businesses and younger high growth companies across a multitude of sectors around the world. Following an early career in the US with Corning Glass Inc where he was involved with the first commercialisation of fibre optics, he then pursued a career in investment banking. He served with American, European and Asian banks in corporate finance, emerging markets and structured finance, before heading HSBC Group’s capital markets division based in Hong Kong. He later served the wealth manager GAM in London before founding Oxford Capital. Ted is a graduate of the University of Cambridge and an INSEAD MBA and is fluent in French and German. Ted is also a keen sailor and gardener.