Founders & Chairman

Foresight Executive Chairman, Bernard Fairman, and Founding Partner, Peter English met in 1982 whilst working at the technology-focused venture capital firm, 3i Ventures.  In 1984, they founded Foresight Group, originally named Fleming Ventures and raised a £20 million venture capital fund sponsored by Robert Fleming. The fund invested in unquoted technology companies in the UK, Europe and USA and ultimately delivered a 4x cash return to investors.


Bernard Fairman

Executive Chairman and Co-founder of Foresight Group


Peter English

Founding Partner