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Beth Cousins

Deputy Portfolio Manager

Equity specialist Bethan has over 10 years’ venture capital experience and currently leads a team of portfolio executives. She joined Finance Wales in 2001 and has a breadth of experience in all aspects of the investment portfolio management and exit process. 

Initially focusing on investments in the technology, media and business services sectors, Bethan then specialised in the media sector as Fund Manager of the Wales Creative IP Fund. Managing this sector-focused project financing equity fund, she leveraged an additional £40 million investment to the Welsh media sector.

Bethan joined Finance Wales’ portfolio development team in 2010 and manages a portfolio of companies across the technology, manufacturing and business service sectors. She also manages Finance Wales' network of NEDs. A law graduate and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Bethan trained at PwC.