The Technology Investor's Advisory Service is resource for both buy side and sell side parties and their commercial advisory network ( Lawyers, Accountants, Brokers etc) who are seeking a deeper understanding of the nature and value of the technology assets associated with an equity transaction.
Comprising a core team of technology industry veterans, enhanced by a wide and diverse community of Associate Consultants covering software, hardware and manufactured technology as applied to specific vertical sectors, TIAS provides a unique resource to the corporate finance community who may require ad hoc or occasional access to technology related expert opinion above and beyond that available in house.
TIAS is a single point of contact and single point of contract with every tech guru you will ever need when evaluating investment opportunities that have a significant technology component.
A former CTO at Intel , Capita and SaS Institute, Vice Chair of the United Nations IP3 International Professional Practice Partnership, British Standards Institute ( BSI) representative to the International Organization for Standardization ( ISO), Chair of the Chartered Institute for IT ( Entrepreneurs Specialist Group) and technical consultant to a long list of start up and scale up businesses.
John has demonstrable global experience in technology leadership while working for Fortune 100, FTSE30, Joint Ventures and Government (UK and elsewhere). In such roles John has led and undertaken technical and commercial reviews for investments, mergers, acquisitions, Joint Ventures and divestments.
Following a 20+year career with IBM creating and delivering growth strategies through technical and commercial collaborations with innovative and specialist third parties, Neil has spent the last five years providing strategic growth services to a wide range of B2B technology start ups, scale ups and spin outs achieving some notable exits.
Neil manages and co-ordinates our extensive community of Associate Consultants.