Non Executives


Colin Bothway


Colin is a co-founder of Longbow is a member of Longbow’s Management Committee.


Colin is Chairman of Daveney, a private leisure and investment company and was previously a founder and non executive director of Ludgate Investments. Colin has been an active entrepreneur and investor in early stage companies for more than 25 years.

Bill Husselby


Bill is a member of Longbow’s Management Committee.


Bill is the Chairman and owner of Cogent Elliott Group (the longest established UK independent advertising agency). Bill has over 40 years of marketing communication experience with clients ranging from Jaguar to Jewson and Milton Keynes to Maryland Cookies. Bill also has a wealth of VCS experience, including; Director of Welsh National Opera, Development Council - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Chairman of the Lady Katherine Leveson Foundation, Chairman of the Birmingham NSPCC Centenary Appeal, Former President of the Birmingham NSPCC and Trustee of Thinktank, (Museum of Science & Technology. Bill is an active Council member of the Institute of Practitioners in Advertising, a member of the ISBA, CIM and The Marketing Society.

Jonathan Powell


Jonathan is a co-founder of Longbow and is a member of Longbow’s Management Committee.


Jonathan also oversees Longbow’s FCA Compliance Processes.  After an initial military career Jonathan joined Newton Investment Management, where he rose to become Marketing Director through a period of substantial growth, leading up to its sale to Bank of New York Mellon. Following a further term as head of Mellon’s international investment business, Jonathan became a non-executive director with Bedlam Asset Management and an executive Chairman of Ludgate Investments, prior to founding Longbow Capital, as the partnership Chairman.