UK / Private Equity
Business & Technology Services
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 & Technology 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 the buyout of Q Holding and the follow-on acquisition of Degania Silicone. Recent exits that he has led include the sale of ESG to Socotec, a leading French based testing and inspection operator.
Other deals and portfolio companies that he has been involved in include Civica (IT software and services), Inspicio (testing, inspection and certification), the sale of Inspectorate to Bureau Veritas, SLR Consulting Limited (environmental consulting), Bestinvest (wealth management) and BVG India (facilities management). He is currently a Director on the Boards of Aspen Pumps and SLR Consulting Limited. Previously he was a Director of Civica, ESG 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 in the technology, media and telecommunications sector. Pete has a First Class honours degree in Management Science from the University of Warwick.