Deep Sector Expertise

Illuminate understands the challenges our founders face. We bring extensive experience as the entrepreneur, vendor, industry executive, and end consumer. We provide capital with capability that actively contributes to the growth of a young company.

Mark Beeston

Founder & Managing Partner

Joshua Olusanya


Alexander Ross


Rachel Townend

Chief of Staff

Luca Zorzino

Investment Director, Head of Asia

Kitty Broadhurst

Executive Assistant

Andrew Patey

Finance Director

Shivani Shashidar

Investment Executive

Katherine Wilson

Investment Director

Laura Kindness

Personal Assistant

Charlton Hook

Investment Executive

Mark Rodrigues

Venture Partner

Rezso Szabo


Rosie Zehtab

Head of Community

Katie (Anna) Karlsson

Personal Assistant