New chief for venture capitalists BVCA
The British Venture Capital Association (BVCA) has announced the appointment of a former Arthur Andersen accountant as its new chief executive.
John Mackie worked at Andersens until 1990 when he joined FTSE 100-listed venture capitalists 3i group. Mackie has also held posts at the British School of Motoring and Morgan Grenffell Private Equity.
He replaces Ron Hollidge, who is stepping down after two years as chief executive.