Gary is a founder partner of clean energy investment firm, Corran Capital, and a former partner of venture capital firm, Scottish Equity Partners, where he is now Senior Adviser. Gary has significant investment experience in the clean energy, sustainability and environmental sectors.
Prior to venture capital, Gary worked in corporate law with Shepherd & Wedderburn, before moving to Deutsche Morgan Grenfell and then National Australia Bank. Gary is also a non-executive director of investment company, Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust.
Gary’s significant experience of fundraising and of supporting growing businesses is of great value to Inspiring Scotland and its portfolio charities.
The Thrive Outdoors team has today (Monday 12 February 2024) launched a new website to showcase the work of the fund and share resources with the play and outdoor sector. The new site will be a hub for outdoor play champions, offering support, guidance and resources – a one-stop-shop for practitioners, education professionals and childmindersRead More
We kicked off the new year by hosting the first online conference of its kind in Scotland – Infant Mental Health: Babies in Scotland 2024. This event was in partnership with the Scottish Government and was our biggest event yet with 588 people attending on the day. It was incredible to get that manyRead More
The Scottish Government has recently asked for views on their proposed Care Leavers Payment. As Scotland’s national mentoring programme for children and young people with care experience, our Fund Manager Christine was in a unique position to gather valuable insights from the young people this will affect. Here’s what she found out… In myRead More