Madoc Batcup is an independent financial consultant, with interests in structured financial products and in the environmental industry.

Madoc has also served as a member of the National Association of Pension Funds’ property advisory committee. He has recently published a book ‘Companionism – why companies need democracy as much as countries’.

Madoc is a law graduate of Cambridge University and of the Institut d’Etudes Européennes in Brussels. Prior to becoming a financial consultant he worked for the investment banking arm of Swiss Bank Corporation in both London and Tokyo.

In the early 1980s he spent 18 months in Japan under the auspices of the Commission of the European Union learning Japanese and working for Japanese companies. During his time in Japan he founded and was the first President of the St. David’s Society of Japan.