Colin Grant has joined UK-based Braveheart Investment Group as chief financial officer. He previously was CFO of Digital Bridges Ltd.
Braveheart (AIM: BRH), the technology commercialisation and investment management company, today announces the appointment of Colin Grant as the Group’s Chief Financial Officer. Colin has joined the Board with effect from 15 October 2008 and will, in addition, take on the role of Company Secretary from Carolyn Smith, the Group’s Chief Investment Officer.
Colin joins Braveheart from Digital Bridges Ltd, a leading global provider of mobile entertainment software applications to the mobile telecommunications industry. At Digital Bridges Colin was Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary, and before that Chief Operating Officer. Prior to his role at Digital Bridges, Colin worked as Finance Director at Vision Group plc, an Edinburgh University spin-out which successfully pioneered CMOS image sensors and which listed on the LSE in 1995.
Commenting on the appointment, Geoffrey Thomson, Chief Executive of Braveheart said, “I am delighted to announce Colin’s appointment. His experience of public markets and venture backed technology companies means that he is ideally suited for the CFO role. Carolyn Smith, our CIO, and I welcome him as the third executive director of the Group. With our four non-executive directors we have an ideal balance of skills on the Board and we look forward to building the business as we have outlined previously”.