August unveils promotions

First up is Sam Watkinson who has been made a director after joining the firm in August 2005. He is responsible for managing deal origination activities across the four sectors that the firm focuses on – healthcare, media, specialist manufacturing and technology.

Fraser Davidson and David Ramsey have both been bumped up to the position of investment directors. Davidson has been with August since 2002 and is responsible for investment origination and execution in the media and technology sectors. Ramsey has been with the firm since 2005 and is responsible for executing deals across all four sectors.

Martin Horne has been promoted to portfolio director and is responsible for the direction of the company’s investment portfolio and investor reporting. He has been with the firm since 2004.

In addition to the promotions across the investment team, August has also promoted Louise Ward to investor relations and marketing manager. She has been with the company since 2003 and led the successful re-branding of August Equity in 2006.

Donna Wade was promoted to management accountant. She joined in 2000 and is responsible for reporting the financial results of the management company.