Gerard Harper

Gerard is a strategy, development and investment professional with deep life sciences and transactional experience. Experienced in venture capital and capital markets. Passionate about value creation in companies developing leading-edge technology.

Speciality Strategy and Investment
Degrees MPhil Bioscience Enterprise
Areas of Expertise
  • Healthcare
  • Strategy
  • Investment Professional


Gerard is a strategy consultant working with a portfolio of companies in their pre-revenue and growth phases. His career spans over 20 years with international experience in building successful companies and brands. He was Investment Manager at NBGI Ventures where he worked closely with innovative medical technology companies across Europe and the US. Prior to this he was an Investment Banker with Nomura working in the corporate finance team focused on the small to midcap European healthcare and cleantech sectors. Gerard has extensive consulting experience with the pharmaceutical industry and holds a BSc in Pharmacology/Physiology from the University of Manchester and an MPhil in Bioscience Enterprise from the University of Cambridge.

Key Accomplishments

Business Development & Strategic Planning ManagerQuanta Dialysis Technologies, Alcester,UK

Chief Financial OfficerCambridge Animal Health, Cambridge,UK

PartnerAperio Strategy, London,UK

Non-executive DirectorReverse Medical Corporation, Dublin, Ireland

Investment ManagerNBGI Ventures, London,UK