I started my career in the Corporate Finance team at PwC, having graduated from the University of Bath with a BSc in Business Administration. I moved into an investing role early in my career as I wanted to work with management teams beyond just the transaction. I now have over two decades of investing experience and have had the privilege of working with some exceptionally talented teams in building market leading businesses.
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Prior to joining Horizon, I originated and led transactions for the leverage finance team at RBS, Sovereign Capital, and the M&A team at EY. I currently manage our investments in Sapphire, Wireless Innovation and DMC Canotec.
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I currently manage and sit on the boards of three of our portfolio companies; AgriBriefing, Churchesfire and Strat7.
My early career was in strategy consulting at Deloitte, I moved into investing early in my career and worked with two other lower mid market private equity firms before founding Horizon Capital with my fellow partners. I hold a BSc in Business Administration from the University of Bath.
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In founding Horizon Capital with my fellow partners, I saw a real opportunity to specialise in supporting growing technology and service companies in executing intensive buy and build strategies
My early career was in the Corporate Finance team at PwC and I worked for another lower mid market investor before forming Horizon Capital.
I hold a Commerce and Science degree from the University of Queensland and am a Chartered Accountant and CFA charterholder.
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At Horizon Capital, we partner with hugely talented and entrepreneurial managers. Helping them achieve their ambitions is definitely the most rewarding part of our business, the partnerships we form with our management teams is always central to making that possible.
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I led our investment in employment compliance provider Topsource and am also a board member of customer contact technology business Sabio and data analytics provider Strat7.
Prior to joining Horizon Capital, I spent over 4 years at Spayne Lindsay working on M&A deal execution with corporate and private equity clients. I hold a first class degree in History and French from Bristol University. I’m also a merit holder of the ICAEW/CISI Diploma in Corporate Finance.
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Prior to joining Horizon Capital, I spent six years working in mid-market private equity in South Africa and the UK. I qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PwC and hold a BCom Honours in Accountancy from the University of Johannesburg and a BAccounting from Stellenbosch University.
Before joining Horizon Capital, I was a Vice President in the Acquisition Finance team of Royal Bank of Scotland. I spent six years providing debt capital for private equity transactions in the UK and Western Europe.
I hold a degree in Economics from the University of Exeter.
Before joining Horizon Capital, I worked at Preqin, a data provider to the alternative assets industry. I hold a first class Economics and Politics degree from the University of Exeter.
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My twelve years experience in business includes 5 years as an investor at Puma Investments where I was responsible for a number of growth investments.
I hold a first class degree in Finance, Accounting and Management from the University of Nottingham and am a CFA Charterholder.
I started my career at Third Bridge, a primary research provider for Private Equity firms. I hold a first class degree in International Management and Chinese from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS).
Prior to joining Horizon Capital, I worked at Dartmouth Partners recruiting front office investment professionals into the hedge fund, private equity and family office industry. I hold an International Business Management degree from Cardiff University.
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Gareth has chaired many private equity-owned companies and has particular expertise in the software and technology services sectors. Most recently he was Chairman of Access Group, an enterprise software company backed by Horizon until it was sold to TA Associates in 2015.
Gareth started his career at P&G, before moving to IBM, where he was a director and board member of IBM UK and IBM Financial Services. He has also held senior executive roles within a number of technology and support services businesses, including as CEO of Rebus HR Group, where he grew EBITDA from £6 million to £14 million and sold the business to Northgate I.S. He holds an honours degree in Physics from the University of Wales.
Previously, I was a Director on the asset management team at Citigate Dewe Rogerson working with in house marketing teams on corporate communications strategies for institutional investors. Clients included NN Investment Partners, Intertrust and SPDR ETF.
I ran my own financial and financial services Marketing and PR business (VSC) for six years working with clients such as Wellian Investment Solutions and Harwood Capital, developing communications strategies for the IPOs of Harwood Wealth and Odyssean Capital.
I started my career in technology and financial services PR working with a range of cloud computing and data centre clients