VC specialist appts non-exec director

BP Marsh & Partners, a venture capital provider to early stage financial services businesses, has appointed Clare Ferguson as non-executive director. She has been a partner at Taylor Wessing between 1982 and 2004 and today works three days a week for the firm as a risk consultant specialising in risk management and claims issues.

In addition Ferguson is currently a non-executive director of Forelle Estate Holdings, a property investment and development company based in the South of England, where she previously occupied the role of non-executive chairman. Clare was also a non-executive chairman of Bourne Steel Holdings.