Close Bros reshuffles senior management

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

UK corporate finance partner Close Brothers Corporate Finance has reorganised its senior management team. Stephen Aulsebrook, current CEO of CBCF and CEO of UK business will now exclusively be CEO of European business. The aim of this move is to drive the firm’s European growth as it continues to be supported by Daiwa Securities. In […]

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Inflexion hires

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

Mid-market private equity firm Inflexion Private Equity has appointed Angela Galbraith as origination executive. Joining from KPMG, Galbraith will be responsible for sourcing deal opportunities and early leads from potential portfolio companies. She joins Andrew Mainwaring and Georgia Dunkley in the origination team. She began her career at KPMG where she worked as an audit […]

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Baird hires strategy expert

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

Employee-owned private equity firm Baird has recruited Said DeSaque to join the firm as director of institutional sales and investment strategy. Based in London, DeSaque will be responsible for investment strategy reports on the US and global economies to Baird’s institutional clients in Europe, the Far East and Middle East. Joining from Chicago-based investment firm […]

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DN Capital continues expansion

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

London-headquartered venture capital firm DN Capital has appointed Tom Bradley as principal at the firm. As part of his new appointment, Bradley will focus on software and digital media opportunities, primarily targeting growth equity deals in these segments. Bradley has been an active member of the UK venture capital industry for the past nine years. […]

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Langholm hires two

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

UK mid-market buyout firm Langholm Capital has made two new hires. Anthony Sills and Erik Blomberg have joined the 10-strong team as associates. Prior to Langholm, Sills spent four years at McQueen, a mid-market corporate finance advisory firm based in London. Blomberg spent three years at Citigroup in London where he was part of the […]

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Advent hires European partner

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

Global private equity firm Advent International has added a second person to its operating partner programme focusing on the oil and gas services and equipment sector. With over 30 years of experience, Tom Ehret will lead the European deals team in the offshore and subsea sectors. Prior to Advent, he was CEO of Acergy, an […]

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Recruitment firm hires

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

Private equity recruitment specialist, Directorbank, has appointed Dorothea Kronenberghs as European account director in Germany. Based in the firm’s Frankfurt office, Kronenberghs will provide recruitment services to Directorbank’s private equity client base. She will also be responsible for developing the company’s candidate network in the region. Prior to Directorbank, she headed up the business leaders […]

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Ex-Candover director joins Palamon

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

Wilson joins from Candover where he was director of the London office. Prior to Candover, he was a consultant at Bain & Company for six years. Wilson is Palamon’s fourth hire this year and the third vice-president recruit. So far this year, Ricardo Caupers and Pascal Jean-Noël Noth were hired as vice-presidents and Dr Richard […]

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General Atlantic promotes two

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

US growth equity specialist General Atlantic has promoted Adrianna Ma to managing director and Jing Hong to principal. Based in New York, Ma is responsible for GA’s global energy and resources sector. Hong is a based in the firm’s Beijing office and focuses on investments in China. Prior to joining GA, Ma worked as an […]

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People

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

Adam Applegarth, former CEO of failed U.K. bank Northern Rock, has joined Apollo Management as a senior advisor to the firm’s European fund. Akhil Awasthi has joined Tata Capital as managing partner of its new private equity fund. He previously was a partner with Baring Private Equity Partners India. Alvarez & Marsal has added nine […]

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LMS names non-exec

By Staff Report — 9 years ago

UK investment firm LMS Capital has appointed David Verey as non-executive director. Verey was previously chairman of Blackstone Group UK where he remains as a member of its international advisory board. Prior to Blackstone, he worked for Lazard Brothers for 28 years, becoming chief executive in 1990 and chairman two years later. He is also […]

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