Dukemount Capital Directors

Geoffrey Dart, Non-Executive Chairman

Geoffrey is a Merchant Banker and a director of Harrell Hospitality Group (HHG), with over 25 years’ experience in the hotel and Independent Retirement Living industry. HHG is a hotel development and management company based in Dallas, Texas.

At present HHG owns, develops and manages a range of branded hotels, which include Courtyard by Marriott, Hampton Inn by Hilton, Westin and a full-service Marriott. As well as serving on the board of HHG, Geoffrey has served as Chairman/director on a number of public companies.

Paul Gazzard, CEO

Paul has over 10 years’ experience of working across investing institutions in the City of London in his previous role as a fund manager. He worked with the Panmure Gordon Asset Management team until August 2002 when he transitioned into the commercial financing sector. Between August 2002 and May 2010, Paul participated in the listing of companies on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange, operating at senior Executive level within each of the companies.

Since then Paul has worked as a consultant across various AIM listed companies, advising on corporate and financing related matters. In addition to working as an adviser to several high net worth individuals on specific corporate and management issues relating to their investment portfolios as well as founding a number of private companies in the financial services and other sectors.