August Equity LLP said Monday that Tim Thomas has joined as a Director focusing on new investments. Thomas worked previously at RJD Partners, Hermes Private Equity and Bridgepoint Development Capital.
London, 25 January 2016 – August Equity LLP, the London-based independent private equity firm, has announced a new senior appointment to strengthen its investment team, with the arrival of Tim Thomas.
As Director focusing on new investments, Thomas will look for new opportunities in areas where August Equity has been consistently successful: technology services, healthcare and education, and business services.
Thomas has eleven years of private equity experience, having worked previously at RJD Partners, Hermes Private Equity and Bridgepoint Development Capital. Prior to his private equity career, he trained as an accountant at PwC before working at Prudential plc and KPMG Corporate Finance. He has a MA in Classics from Cambridge University and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Thomas is the second senior appointment at August Equity in recent months, following the hire of Katie Beck in September 2015 and marks the firm’s commitment to strengthening its team with new, experienced members.
” August Equity is staying true to its strategy of investing in businesses in markets we know well and where we can build scale using prior investment knowledge,” said Tim Clarke, Partner at August Equity. ”
About August Equity
August Equity is an independent London-based private equity firm with £350 million under management that invests in high quality UK companies and grows them into market-leading businesses of scale. www.augustequity.com