Previously an analyst at UBS and Credit Suisse, Al was most recently a founding Director of Investis, Europe’s leading digital communications specialist and was responsible for Business Development during a period in which the company grew from 0 to 1,000 clients and revenue of £13m. Al left Investis following the exit of the original shareholders, through the sale of the company to Gresham Private Equity. He also spent almost 10 years as a Board Director of the Investor Relations Society.