Ian Potter

Investment Director

Ian joined Octopus in 2013 and is responsible for making new investments, monitoring portfolio companies and fundraising for the Development Capital team. He has investment and non-executive director experience across a wide range of sectors.

Before joining Octopus, Ian spent over 8 years in Leveraged Finance at RBS, including experience in origination and structuring, portfolio management, secondary market execution, structured credit and restructuring activity. Ian also worked at Ernst & Young in the Transaction Advisory Services group.

He is a qualified chartered accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Ottawa (Canada).