BGF names Ian Livingston as non-exec chair

Livingston currently serves as a senior independent director of National Grid and non-executive director of S&P Global.

  • Livingston’s previous chairmanships include Currys and Man Group
  • Livingston is a member of the House of Lords
  • BGF invests in growing businesses in the UK and Ireland

BGF has appointed Ian Livingston as its non-executive chairman.

Livingston’s previous chairmanships include Currys and Man Group. He currently serves as senior independent director of National Grid and non-executive director of S&P Global.

Livingston also served as minister of state for trade and investment and is a member of the House of Lords.

“I am delighted to welcome Ian to the board as non-executive chairman,” said Andy Gregory, BGF CEO. “He has an extraordinary track record and a depth of experience, which will be invaluable to BGF. I look forward to working with him as we continue to deepen our regional investment platform to support growth in the UK and Ireland’s most ambitious companies.”

BGF is a growth capital investor in the UK and Ireland. The firm is based in London.