Who We Are

Emma Edelson
Marketing and New Business Director

With an MA from Queens’ College, Cambridge, Emma began her career at IMG Sports Marketing Group raising sponsorship for the Millennium Dome before leaving to start an AIM listed internet incubator involved in investing and mentoring a number of internet start-up businesses. Emma has created and invested in several businesses. She co-founded the beauty business “Butter London” which now produces and sells make up worldwide whilst developing the systems and growing the funds under management at Oxygen Ventures.

Laura Edelson
Legal and Compliance Director

Laura qualified as a solicitor with SJ Berwin an LLB (Honours) Degree from University College London. She joined Emma at Oxygen Ventures in 2004, bringing with her a rigorous approach and an eye for detail. Laura has been a director of a number of AIM listed companies across a variety of sectors. She combines Innovation and creativity with prudence and process and has been instrumental in developing the systems at Oxygen to ensure that the clients benefit from the best possible service.

Catherine Deptford
Operations Manager

Having graduated from The University of Bath Catherine spent 15 years as an institutional UK equity fund manager before co-founding her own businesses .
She developed robust investment procedures at this first stage of her career as an investment manager and also on a return to financial services sector five years ago as a third-party fund manager.
An enthusiastic and creative ideas person as well as a stickler for detail and a good process.

Clive Maudsley
Finance Director

During a 25 year career in the audit and advisory departments of National accountancy practices he is very familiar with the requirements of compliance regimes under the FCA and Auditing Standards Board. He has been the FD and compliance officer for Oxygen Ventures Limited since 2012 and is CISI qualified.