– UK, London – Seraphim Space Investment Trust plc (LON: SSIT), the world’s first listed SpaceTech fund, today announced the appointment of Angela Lane to its Board as Non-Executive Director with effect from 1st January 2022.
“We are delighted to welcome Angela, an experienced Investment Trust Board member, as a member of our Board and Chair-designate of our Audit Committee,” said Board chair, Will Whitehorn.
Angela Lane will also join the Audit, Management Engagement, and Remuneration and Nomination Committees.
About Angela Lane
Angela Lane has decades of experience working with private-equity owned companies, investment trusts, and as the Chair of audit and remuneration committees. She began her career at the venture capital firm 3i and became a partner of 3i’s Growth Capital business, overseeing the UK Growth Capital portfolio. Subsequently, she has held several positions as Chair of private equity-backed businesses.
Angela Lane is currently a Non-Executive Director of BlackRock Throgmorton Investment Trust plc as well as Pacific Horizon Investment Trust plc and Dunedin Enterprise Investment Trust plc, where she also chairs the Audit Committee.
About Seraphim Space Investment Trust
Seraphim Space Investment Trust is the world’s first listed fund focused on Space Tech. The Company seeks exposure predominantly to early and growth-stage private financed Space Tech businesses that have the potential to dominate globally and that are sector leaders with first-mover advantages in areas such as climate, communications, mobility, and cyber security.
The Company was listed on the Premium Segment of the London Stock Exchange on 14 July 2021, following an oversubscribed IPO raising £178.4 million. It currently has exposure to 19 Space Tech companies and has agreed to acquire investments in a further two companies by 31 December 2021.
Seraphim Space Investment Trust is managed by Seraphim Space (Manager) LLP.
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