Investment Manager – The WDC Investment Fund
Gillian Buckley is the Investment Manager of the WDC Investment Fund (WIF), a €32 million evergreen seed and venture capital fund which invests in high potential enterprises across all sectors including MedTech/Lifescience, ICT, Greentech, Tourism and Marine sectors. It is the only dedicated seed and venture capital fund for the Western Region. Gillian has been the WDC’s nominee on a number of high tech companies including Aerogen, Neuravi, Cambus Medical, Selc Ireland and Capsos Medical . She is also a director and council member of the Irish Venture Capital Association. The WIF has invested in over 60 SMEs and the WDC has had a number of very successful exits which has allowed the WIF to be self-financing.