Henry Chaplin, Chairman of NCM Depositary Services Limited said “We are delighted that Sandra has agreed to be a Non-Executive Director. Sandra brings with her a wealth of experience and will be a valuable addition to the expanding team at NCM.”
Sandra Hope is a Director of Clydesdale Bank plc (part of the National Australia Bank) working in a specialist Growth Finance team that provides debt funding to high-growth, equity backed UK technology businesses. Prior to joining Clydesdale Sandra had previously worked with Henry Chaplin and Kathleen McLeay at Noble having been Founding Director No. 2 at Noble Venture Finance ('NVF'), a Jersey based £100m venture debt fund established in December 2003 to lend to privately held Venture Capital backed growth companies across Europe. NVF was managed by Noble and by the end of 2010, had provided in excess of £120m to 46 companies in 10 countries. Prior to NVF and following graduation from the London School of Economics, Sandra spent 20 years with Kleinwort Benson/Dresdner Bank in a variety of asset finance, infra-structure and project finance areas as both lessor, lending principal and advisor.