John Treacy, Non-Executive Director and Chairman
Mr Treacy is an experienced small cap financier who specialises in working with growing companies. He qualified as a solicitor in the London office of a major international law firm where he specialised in Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions. From there he moved to practise corporate finance in the advisory teams of several prominent UK brokerages where he was a Qualified Executive for the purposes of the AIM Rules and acted on numerous IPOs, acquisitions, debt restructurings and placings.
Martin Groak, Finance Director
Martin has more than 30 years of international business experience and qualified as a chartered accountant following a degree in economics at the University of London (UK). He is multi-lingual and speaks Italian, with a strong background in finance and financial control, predominantly in oil exploration, energy, logistics and physical trading. He has held numerous CFO positions and has been a director of 5 UK publicly listed companies. As a consultant he managed the finances of the UK’s second generation nuclear power station fleet and has integrated and organised finance for two privatised German municipal CHPDH companies. Martin is currently a non-executive director of Tanfield Group plc, an AIM quoted investing company focused on the engineering sector.