Pete focuses on originating, executing and representing 3i on the boards of private equity investments. Since joining 3i in 2006, he has had a particular focus on the Business Services sector. His most recent deals include 3i’s buyout of Aspen Pumps, the global leader in design, manufacture and distribution of condensate removal pumps to the air conditioning industry. He also supported his US colleagues on 3i’s recent buyout of Q Holdings. In 2013, he led the sale of Civica, an international provider of specialist IT systems and business process services, generating a 2.1x return.
Other deals and portfolio companies that he has been involved in include Inspicio and the sale of Inspectorate to Bureau Veritas, SLR Consulting, Bestinvest and BVG India.
He is currently a Director on the boards of Aspen Pumps, ESG (formerly Inspicio) and SLR Consulting. Previously he was a Director of Civica and Bestinvest.
Prior to joining 3i, Pete worked in the Strategy Group at Accenture, where he advised clients on transactions as well as corporate and market entry strategy projects across a range of end markets. Pete has a First Class honours degree in Management Science from the University of Warwick.