Our Team

Michael D Oliver

Founder and CEO

Michael has 30 years experience facilitating and negotiating deals, raising funds, managing relationships and executing strategy. Utilising his network throughout Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East allows him to bring together business opportunities and funding for mutually beneficial collaborations at the very highest level.


He spends his business life travelling between New York, the UAE, Africa and Europe and his “downtime” is spent in either Mallorca or Cape Town.

Tony Groom

Founding Partner

After serving as a Captain in the British Army, Tony went to the London Business School and now has more than 25 years experience in business as an entrepreneur, director, active advisor and strategic planner. He also has particular experience in financial restructuring and investments.


When not working in London, Cambridge or the South West Tony spends his time in the South of France or planning his next mountaineering trip.

Stephen Reeves

Investment Director

Stephen was educated at Hilton College in South Africa before relocating to the UK to begin a contract as an international cricket professional. Upon retiring from professional Cricket, Stephen read Law at Teeside University, followed by a Masters Degree in International Management, specialising in Contract Law.


Stephen is passionate about generating mutually beneficial collaborations, as well as connecting investors with compelling business opportunities.


With a focussed and dynamic attitude to business, Stephen provides personalised support for our international clients, as well as our growing base of international sportspeople to help them manage their deal flow.

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