Paul Dudley, Director / T: +44 (0)20 3551 4872 / M: + 44 (0)7901 978447 

Paul is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Accountants of England and Wales and is a Member of the UK’s Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment. He co-founded HD Capital, a corporate advisory business that is authorised and regulated by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority and is a Member Firm of the London Stock Exchange. Paul was also instrumental in growing the corporate finance business of stockbrokers WH Ireland Limited in London, where he acted as the lead corporate finance adviser on numerous flotations as well as executing numerous fundraisings and providing advice on takeovers and other transactions in the private and public arena.

Earlier in his career, Paul was seconded to the listing department of the London Stock Exchange and he also worked at Sigma Capital plc, a venture capital investment firm, where he advised on investment into emerging growth companies. He began his career at PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

Mark Whitfeld / T: +44 (0)20 3551 4873 / M: + 44 (0)7525 000887

Mark Whitfeld joined HD Capital in 2016. He has spent over twenty years in sales & marketing working for Credit Suisse Investment Bank, UBS Investment Bank and Principle Capital, an investment advisory firm. His experience at UBS included leading the investment funds sales team actively involved in leading the sales process for a number of transactions, including IPOs and secondary placing for corporate clients. At Principle Capital, Mark was responsible for developing and implementing a global marketing strategy to raise money for funds exposed to the infrastructure and renewable energy sectors. Most recently, Mark headed up the insurance specialist sales and product marketing team at Credit Suisse.

At HD Capital, Mark’s primary responsibility is on driving the firm’s sales and marketing capability. During his career, he has established a strong track record working with many of the world’s largest financial institutions, hedge funds, retail wealth managers and Sovereign Wealth Funds. He has been involved in numerous fund raising activities encompassing a wide range of sectors in which he has specialised including the insurance, investment funds, utilities, industrials and support services’ sectors.

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