Partners & Advisers


Ian Sosso

Founder and Managing Partner
Focus: Angel Investor, deal sourcing and due diligence, mentoring
Ian is the founder of Monte Carlo Capital and an experienced angel investor. He previously held senior management positions in investment banking and spent 20 years in Asia

Gary Beadell

Partner – Asia
Focus: Asia accelerator, angel Investor, deal sourcing and due diligence.
Gary is a serial entrepreneur who has built and sold numerous businesses in Asia. As partner for Asia, Gary looks after the Asian accelerator. Gary is HK based.

Our Advisers


James Cox

Focus: E-commerce, tech
James has focused on investing in and advising early stage companies on growth for the last eight years since leaving financial services and currently is the Founder and CEO of Simba Sleep.

Lee Robinson

Focus: Angel investor
Lee is the co-founder of Trafalgar, a London based $3 Bio hedge funds and, lately, of Monaco and London based Altana Wealth. Lee is an active investor in early stage companies.

Norris Koppel

Focus: FinTech
Norris is a serial entrepreneur, currently CEO and founder of Monese, a UK based on-line bank.

Raj Airey

Focus: Biotech, Medical Devices / start up mentoring
Raj invests in and advises early stage biotech and medical device businesses. He has considerable experience in the health industry, both as a senior manager with Pfizer and Baxter, and as an entrepreneur.

Simon Ardiss

Focus: Angel investment, start up advisory and corporate governance.
Simon is a British entrepreneur and business angel living in Monaco. He is active on numerous boards and has a keen interest in corporate governance.

Steve Warren

Focus: Asia Manufacturing
Steve has 20 years experience helping companies manufacture tech and med tech products in China.