Iain Roache spent his early career in investment banking, structuring and marketing derivatives with Nomura, Kleinwort Benson and Merrill Lynch. He then moved into strategy consulting, where he was elected a Partner and led the London Investment Banking Practice at 31 with AT Kearney.
In 1998 Iain Roache was appointed as managing director and member of the European Board of Cisco Systems, where Iain Roache was responsible for developing and implementing the EMEA Mergers & Acquisitions process, successfully going through almost 50 transactions during five years tenure.
Between 2003 and 2010, Iain Roache advised leading technology organisations including Juniper, Avaya, HP, Sun Microsystems and Oracle Corporation in EMEA being involved in over twenty resultant M&A transactions.
Since 2010, Iain has worked in relation to the establishment of Domain Venture Partners PCC Limited and Domain Management II Limited. Iain Roache is now Director of Domain Management Limited which is the Investment Director of Domain Venture Partners PCC Limited which is the Investment Director of Domain Venture Partners II Limited.
Iain Roache holds a Bsc (Econ.) First Class, London School of Economics, specialising in Accounting and Finance. Iain graduated first in his year winning the Arthur Andersen prize.