Sir Ronald Cohen Chairman of the Portland Trust. Founding Partner and Chairman of Apax Partners Holdings. Chairman of the Social Investment Task Force and founder of EASDAQ, the pan-European market for growth companies, of which he was Vice Chairman. Chairman of Bridges Community Ventures Limited, Founder-Director and past Chairman of the British Venture Capital Association, Founder-Director of the European Venture Capital Association and the Quoted Companies Alliance. He has served as a member of the London Stock Exchange Working Party on Smaller Companies, CBI Wider Share Ownership Committee and the Executive Committee of The Centre for Economic Policy Research. Graduate of Oxford University and honorary Fellow of Exeter College. Holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.