Clive spent 24 years in investment banking, working for First Chicago, Citibank and specialising in financing and risk management at BNP Paribas. In 2002, he began investing privately as an early stage investor in Guggenheim, a company which now has $220 billion worth of assets under management.
He has personally launched three start-ups (one in partnership with Coldplay) and invested in five others. Swapping London for Honiton, he now concentrates his projects closer to home. Committed to funding local projects, Clive concentrates on debt financing and has funded solar power projects, high-end property development in the private St. George’s Hill estate in Weybridge and, more recently, has redeveloped an estate of eight properties near Exmouth in Devon.