Tony O'Carroll is a Director in the UK Private Equity team, focused on originating investments in the UK and Europe, as well as working with 3i portfolio companies, including OneMed (Nordics) and Mold-Masters (Canada). He currently sits on the board of MKM.
Prior to joining 3i, Tony spent four years at TowerBrook Capital Partners where he was involved in identifying new deals and was a founding member of the portfolio group focused on improving portfolio company performance. Deals he worked on include Autodistribution (France), Odlo (Switzerland), Pack2Pack (Benelux), Capquest (UK), Haymarket Financial (UK) and Broadlane (USA).
Before this, Tony spent ten years at Bain & Company where he worked on strategy, performance improvement and turnaround assignments across a range of sectors. His last role at Bain was managing the London Private Equity Group, leading investment diligence for private equity clients. During his time at Bain, he also worked out of Bain’s Singapore, South Africa and Australia offices.
Tony previously served as non-executive Director of a corporatewear company, based in Ireland. Tony holds an LLB from Trinity College Dublin and is a qualified UK Barrister (member of Honorable Society of Lincolns Inn).