After gaining an honours Physics degree from Liverpool University and a postgraduate diploma in law from the UWE Bristol, Gavin qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in Jersey. He pursued his career with KPMG corporate finance before moving to Solomon Hare corporate finance to gain experience in small business financing and private equity. He had good exposure to these as well as AIM IPO’s and finance raising. Prior to establishing Aurora Partners in Zürich, Gavin spent several years as Finance Director and then Managing Director of Crydom Europe Sarl, a global electronics business which he managed during its successful turnaround phase and subsequent sale. With Aurora Partners, he has been instrumental in growing the corporate finance and private equity business. Gavin has become a specialist in SME Corporate Finance and has global experience in helping these businesses grow and succeed.
Anjam has worked at a senior level in Investment Banking including equity derivatives, structured products and fund linked products for leading banks such as Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, Dresdner Bank and Commerzbank. He has also worked extensively with hedge funds and established a proprietary fund of funds concept. Anjam has also acted in a principal capacity to private equity projects and works with natural resource and renewables companies globally. He holds an MSc in Management Science and a BSc in Aeronautical Engineering, both from Imperial College London.