Jack joined Elysian in 2008. He previously spent six years as an associate director in the corporate finance practice at professional services firm Smith and Williamson, where he qualified as a chartered accountant in 2001. As an associate director he advised buyers and sellers on UK lower mid-market transactions across a range of sectors. This included the sale of The Landscape Group to Elysian - our very first investment - for which he advised the vendor. Jack holds a degree in economics and accountancy from City, University of London.