George Anson (Chair)

Senior Advisor, HarbourVest Partners


George joined HarbourVest Partners in 1990 with a focus on HarbourVest’s investment and client service activities in Europe. In July 2017, George became a Senior Advisor. George has served on numerous advisory committees of European venture capital and buyout funds over the past 25 years. George was a member of Invest Europe’s LP Platform Council, and is its past Chairman (2013/14). George was an inaugural member of the BVCA LP Committee. He was also a Director for five years (2007-2012) of HarbourVest Global Private Equity Limited (HVPE), a listed investment company that invests in and alongside HarbourVest-managed funds.

George is on the Board of The Watts Gallery and The Anson Charitable Trust.