Mr. Irish has over 20 years investment banking and asset management experience in London and New York. Mr. Irish founded SWH Capital LLC in 2009, a New York based investment firm focused on innovative businesses in the financial, energy and healthcare sectors. Mr. Irish has established and managed multi-billion dollar alternative investment businesses in North America. Most recently he operated a substantial proprietary investment program for Man Group Plc. in start-up investment businesses including those focused on the technology sector. Mr. Irish’s responsibilities extended to sourcing and appraising corporate acquisition opportunities for Man Group Plc.
Mr. Irish received his MA (Natural Sciences) from Cambridge University and an MSc in Finance from London Business School.