Clive Birch

Independent Non-Executive Director

Clive Birch is a retired PricewaterhouseCoopers’ partner. Clive’s role at PricewaterhouseCoopers was that of an auditor and reporting accountant and his industry specialism was in early stage technology and healthcare companies. He was also partner in charge of the Cambridge office for 15 years up to 2010, during which time he was responsible for all aspects of that stand alone business.

The majority of Clive's clients were technology and healthcare companies and, as the partner responsible for them, he not only looked after their audit needs but also helped them deal with the rigors of setting up systems and processes, dealing with outside stakeholders and corporate governance. He was also part of the teams involved in fund raising and listing those clients on various markets.

Prior to moving to Cambridge in 1984, Clive worked for Coopers & Lybrand in Vancouver and London and had exposure to corporate recovery work which gave him hands-on experience of running a number of businesses.

Clive is a Governor of Birkbeck College, part of London University, and is Chairman of Pigeon Land Limited and Pigeon Land 2 Limited.