Seneca Partners appoints Siobhan Pycroft

Siobhan Pycroft has joined Seneca Partners as investment executive and will play a key role in the firm's goal to invest £15m throughout 2020.

Siobhan is a University of Cambridge graduate, holding a law degree with an emphasis on public companies, equity finance and acquisitions.

She began her career in Washington DC working on US government and economic policy pertaining to complex financial instruments and derivatives. She then joined a US ranked Tier 1 global patent, intellectual property and commercial litigation firm based in Silicon Valley working in risk management and serving a Fortune 100 client base.

Siobhan joined Seneca’s Banking Advisory team 2013. There, she managed a team that advised more than 1,000 SMEs relating to finance and an overall debt quantum in excess of £1bn. 

John Davies, head of Seneca’s Growth Capital Team, said: "We are delighted to welcome Siobhan to Seneca Partners. She boasts an impressive CV and is a fantastic addition to our team.

"We are now in a really exciting period of growth, particularly with the VCT which will benefit from Siobhan’s experience and unique skill set. Siobhan is a great fit with the existing team and will add real value to our work and help us to achieve our aspirations for this year and beyond."

We are now in a really exciting period of growth which will benefit from Siobhan’s experience

Siobhan added: “I’m really looking forward to being part of the Investment Team. This is an exciting time to be joining Seneca Partners and a brilliant opportunity for me to work in an experienced team in a dynamic and progressive business.

"I know the team well, having spent over seven years with Seneca in another part of the business but this was a logical move for me. The time was right to take on a new challenge and I’m excited to get going.”

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