TEAM

Martin Stapleton

Martin Stapleton is the joint principal of Ipex with Jon Moynihan. Martin has been managing venture funds since 2000 and has extensive experience in building start-up companies including TIBCO Software (TIBX), Moreover sold to Verisign (VRSN), Medsite sold to WebMD (WBMD), Pathfire sold to DG Fastchannel (DGIT), Spiritsoft now owned by Sun Microsystems (JAVAD), UltraDNS sold to Neustar (NSR), and Radialpoint based in Montreal.

Jon Moynihan

Jon Moynihan is the joint principal of Ipex with Martin Stapleton. Jon was formerly Chairman of PA Consulting Group Ltd and founded the original PA Consulting Venture Programme in the late nineties, overseeing a number of successful exits including, Ubinetics (divisions sold to Aeroflex and CSR separately), and Meridica (sold to Pfizer).

Darren Bezzina

Darren Bezzina manages legal and IP matters across the Ipex group. As a solicitor with a science background, Darren has worked with companies at all stages of their development to build, protect and exploit technology assets. By combining his background at a leading City law firm with experience as in-house counsel in the UK and overseas, Darren provides commercial legal advice tailored to the specific needs of start-ups in a fast-paced environment.

Chris Haynes

Chris Haynes is the Chief Financial Officer of Ipex and also manages the Support Services team. He is also responsible for financial reporting and analysis, deal planning and execution, and managing external relationships with advisers. Chris qualified as an ACA with Ernst & Young, was European CFO of Futurestep, and prior to joining Ipex, was CFO of the Hudson Highland Group.

Liz Robinson

Liz Robinson is responsible for the administrative day-to-day running of Ipex and is Personal Assistant to Martin Stapleton and Chris Haynes. Prior to working at Ipex, Liz worked for Korn Ferry International, Futurestep, and PA Consulting Group.

Alison Bennett

Alison Bennett provides Human Resources advice and support to the venture companies. Alison has over 20 years HR management experience. She started her career with Marks & Spencer; worked for the global real estate advisor DTZ. Alison runs her own consultancy company.

Mark Ebner

Mark is a Chartered Accountant with a mixture of post-qualified experience across different industries including financial services and VC backed media and technology companies.  Mark is also a former trustee of Stock Exchange Centralised Pension Fund.    Mark qualified with BDO and is responsible for financial reporting and for regulatory & compliance reporting for Ipex entities and for a number of its portfolio companies.