Senior Investment Analyst
Timothy joined the investment team at PCP in July 2020. He will perform deal sourcing, evaluation, due diligence, execution, and investment management.
Prior to PCP, he was a Senior Business Development Manager/Investment Specialist – Agriculture at Balloon Ventures Ltd., responsible for 10 investments (with 7 fully invested) at Balloon Capital, a Micro Venture Capital Fund set up with support from Argidius Foundation, UKaid, Citi, Bain & Company, and Global Innovation Fund.
Before joining private equity/venture capital, he worked in agriculture and rural development where he held various roles including leading a commodity certification programme (Organic and Fairtrade standards for coffee) for 7,000 farmers with Gumutindo Coffee Cooperative Enterprise Ltd; designing and implementing high impact sustainability programmes for Cotton On Group (Foundation) in Southern Uganda; mainstreaming project cycle management approaches in adaptive research with the National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO); and spent five years part-time lecturing at the department of agriculture at Kyambogo University.
Timothy is a recipient of the globally competitive Agris Mundus double Masters scholarship of the European Union for academically exceptional third country nationals where he was awarded a Master of Science in Food Business from the College of Business and Law at University College Cork, Cork City – Republic of Ireland, and a Master of Science in Agricultural Development from the Faculty of Science (formally Life) at University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen – Denmark in 2010. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Agricultural Economics option) from Makerere University.