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SuperReturn Global Infrastructure
27 - 29 September 2022
Hilton Tower BridgeLondon

Edmund Truell
Chairman at Disruptive Capital


Edi has over 30 years of financial services experience in private equity and debt markets. He has held various roles including: Director of Hambros Bank; Chief Executive of Hambro European Ventures; and led the 1998 buyout and formation of Duke Street Capital, followed by the formation of Duke Street Capital Debt Management in 2000.  He co-founded Pension Insurance Corporation in 2006, a £50 billion insurer of defined benefit pension funds in the UK. He then co-founded Pension SuperFund, a UK defined benefit pension ‘superfund’, set up to protect the long term interests of pensioners.

In 2010 Edi co-founded Disruptive Capital, an investment firm with an impressive track record in sourcing and managing opportunistic opportunities.  One of its investments, Atlantic SuperConnection, is a £3.3 billion infrastructure project to develop a 1,700 to 2,000 MW HVDC transatlantic cable to bring carbon-neutral hydro and geothermal power from Iceland to the UK.

In October 2021, as Managing Partner of Disruptive Capital Acquisition Company he successfully reopened the SPAC market with a £125m listing on Euronext Stock Exchange.

He is Co-Founder and Trustee of the Truell Conservation Foundation and also sits on the Smithsonian Council of Philatelists.

Agenda Sessions

  • Sustainability and ESG