Brendan is a serial entrepreneur with investments in Private Equity, Technology, Education and Sport. Brendan began his career in finance with Barclays PLC and has 24 years of experience in Retail Property Development. Brendan is also a member of WPO (Worldwide Organisation of Entrepreneurs).
David is Chairman Emeritus of Interpublic Group and an independent director of Warnaco, Primedia, the Freedom Group and Lighting Science Group. He serves as advisor to the CEOs and Boards of Google, AOL and Pegasus Capital, and serves as a director to internet start-ups Double Verify, Vizu, Media 6 Degrees, Your Tango and Stylesight. David was inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame in March 2007.
Skip founded Riddle International in 1990 to help technology companies develop their businesses in international markets. The first half of his career was in advertising, with Interpublic, Dancer Fitzgerald Sample and Saatchi & Saatchi. Skip has served as an advisor and director with several technology start-ups, including Gemstar (now Rovi), ClearPlay International, Cognisco Plc., GTX Corp, RyMed Technologies and Middlebury Capital.
Michael is the recent past CEO of Cordiant Plc., the communications conglomerate, which he grew from $500 million to $2 billion in value and led to a public offering in 2007. Previously, he served in board positions of Saatchi & Saatchi Plc. and Ted Bates Worldwide. Michael has served as a director of a variety of high-growth media and e-commerce companies, including WebVet, Adstream & MedCenter.