Bridges? new director

Bridges Community Ventures has appointed Antony Ross, a private equity specialist with over 14 years experience, as executive director. Ross has investment experience ranging from early stage development opportunities to later stage management buyouts. Prior to joining Bridges Community Ventures he led 3i’s healthcare team and previously managed 3i’s Newcastle and Cambridge offices.

Ross was a founder director of the Cambridge Network and has been a director of three early stage technology spin-out funds.

Philip Newborough, managing director, said: “We are delighted that Antony has joined us as an executive director. We have been building an excellent team at Bridges and Antony’s venture capital experience and track record will significantly strengthen the team yet further.”