29/06/2020

Godwin Welcome David Newton to the Capital Team

We are pleased to announce our newest appointment, David Newton. David joins Godwin Capital as Funding Director and will be based in our Birmingham office.

David qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young and has both public company and private company fundraising experience, including advising on more than 15 IPO’s across a variety of sectors. David’s professional background includes working as a corporate financier for stockbrokers Williams de Broe, Seymour Pierce and XCAP Securities, where he was Head of Corporate Finance. David has first-hand regulatory experience as a public company regulatory adviser for the UK Listing Authority. He was also the CEO of AIM listed VANE Minerals PLC (with operations in the USA, Mexico and the UK) and has been the finance director for various UK based companies.

Andrew Mitchell, Group Investment Director said “It’s been a bit of coup for us to bring David, and Rob, onboard both of whom come from highly experienced backgrounds in the corporate financial markets. The plan with our new hires is to raise expansion capital to support the group in delivering the significant Godwin Development pipeline.”