Team expands at Quester

UK-based independent venture capital company Quester that has launched its fourth venture capital trust, Quester VCT4 (see funds news this issue), has made three changes to its development team. Jeremy Milne has been promoted to director. He was previously operating within Quester’s information and communications team as investment manager and was responsible for Quester investments in electronics, semiconductors, software and Internet applications. Prior to joining Quester Milne was an executive with the venture capital company John Duncan and Co.

Jamie Brooke and Sally Leeson have joined the company as investment executives. Brooke was an investment manager with 3i from 1997 and has experience in the IT and telecoms market. Leeson was previously an independent financial and strategic consultant with an IT and Internet focus. In 1994 she joined JP Morgan in London where she spent four years, becoming vice president in 1997.