BVCA names LDC managing director Tim Farazmand chairman


union jack 170LDC managing director Tim Farazmand has been appointed as chairman of the British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA).

Tim Farazmand, who is replacing Fidelity Growth Partners Europe managing partner Simon Clark.

Farazmand said, “We are just over a year away from the General Election and I want to ensure, along with Tim Hames and the rest of the BVCA team, that the organisation is in the best possible shape in the run-up in what is sure to be one of the most hotly contested elections in recent memory.

“I want to make sure private equity and venture capital is understood for what it is: a builder of business, a supporter of sustainability and a driver of innovation and growth.”

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