Steve Potts

Partner

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Mobile: +44 (0)7941 606433

Phone: +44 (0)20 7856 0370

Steve has worked with Helion Partners since 2018, becoming a partner in 2022, having worked closely with Helion’s founders over the last decade. In the last 10 years, Steve has advised on transactions with a combined value of over $0.5bn across marketing, sports, entertainment, and technology, including the sale of EPL club Everton FC in 2016.

With over 20 years’ diverse experience as a senior executive, board director, investor, executive producer, trustee, and advisor Steve has worked with multiple start-ups, private and public companies, entrepreneurs, and HNWI’s. He ran London based entertainment group BKL for over 10 years having been promoted from marketing and commercial roles to group executive director.

Investor-director roles include ticketing technology company Ingresso Group (until its sale to AIM listed Accesso in 2017) and XR/Metaverse company Blend Media. Independent advisor roles include: TFL (Royal Docks), Quintain (Wembley Park) and FirstArtist (M&A integration).

Steve has executive produced eight independent feature films, is an accomplished pianist (having graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama) and for five years was chairman of children’s charity Dreamarts, transforming young lives through arts and therapy.

He holds a FMVA certificate, is a member of the Corporate Finance Institute, and a Judge at the Communique Awards, recognising excellence and best practice in healthcare communications.