Marilena Ioannidou

British Business Bank

Director, Venture Solutions

Marilena joined the British Business Bank in December 2013. She is currently a Director in the Venture Solutions team responsible for the Future Fund,  a £1bn+ fund launched by Government in May 2020 as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Prior to this role, she was a Director, and Fintech lead, in British Business Investments, a commercial subsidiary of the British Business Bank.  

 

Her previous career was spent largely in corporate finance and investment banking, having been an Assistant Director at the Shareholder Executive in BEIS and a Vice President at Citigroup Global Markets where she worked in financial strategy, equity capital markets and Financial Institutions M&A.