Our Team



Managing Partner

CLP’s Founding Partner. Over 13 years’ venture lending experience in North America and Europe. Previously Partner at Wellington Financial. Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo and MBA from the Ivey School of Business.


Ed Salmon

Chief Financial Officer

Previously Director of Finance and Treasury for SVB UK. Over 12 years' venture lending experience in US and Europe. 15 years in investment management and private equity. Chartered Accountant and Masters in Finance from London Business School.


George Bartlett

Investment Manager

Joined CLP from the technology lending team at Square 1 Bank in San Francisco. First Class BA in Economic and Social History from the University of Liverpool.


Daniel Bull

Investment Manager

Previously Assistant VP in the Venture Capital Group at Comerica Bank in San Francisco. BA in Business Administration from the University of Oregon.


Shaneel Parekh

Investment Associate

Previously Assistant Manager at PwC. 2 years' experience in due diligence for financial services. MSc in Finance and Private Equity from LSE. First Class BSc Economics, Queen Mary University of London.


Ignatius Pinto

Investment Associate

Previously Senior Associate at PwC. 4 years working in financial services. ACA qualified. First Class BSc in Mathematics from UCL.


Ravi parekh

Investment Associate

Previously Assistant Manager at Deloitte. 3 years' experience in investment management and private equity. First Class BSc Mathematics from University College London.


Kate Shall

Marketing Associate

Prior executive search experience. First Class MA in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh.