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    Brendon Anderson
    Associate

    North America / Private Equity

    Brendon Anderson

    Associate
    North America / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Brendon joined 3i in 2017 as a member of the North American Private Equity team based in New York.

    Since joining, Brendon has been involved in Q Holding and I.C.E.

    Most recently, Brendon was a member of the Global Industrials Group at Citigroup where he advised clients on M&A and capital rising.

    Brendon graduated magna cum laude from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee with a BBA in Finance.

    3i office address

    One Grand Central Place
    60 E. 42nd St, Ste 4100
    New York, NY 10165
    +1 (212) 848 1400
    +1 (212) 848 1401

     

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    Adam Boyd
    Associate

    UK / Private Equity

    Adam Boyd

    Associate
    UK / Private Equity
    Business & Technology Services, Industrial  

    Adam joined the UK Private Equity team as an Associate in April 2018, with a focus on the Business & Technology Services and Industrial sectors.

    Prior to this, Adam worked as an Analyst across 3i’s UK Private Equity and Infrastructure teams.

    Adam holds an MA in Modern History from the University of St Andrews.

     

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    44 (0)20 7975 3131
    44 (0)20 7975 3232
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    Jonathan Crane
    Partner

    UK / Private Equity

    Jonathan Crane

    Partner
    UK / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Jonathan is a Partner based in London and heads up the UK Industrial team. His recent deals include Aspen Pumps, Element Materials Technology and MKM Building Supplies. He currently sits on the Board of Aspen Pumps.

    Jonathan brings 11 years’ experience from Bain in London and San Francisco where he managed the private equity team as well as worked on strategy, performance improvement and turnaround assignments for a wide variety of public and privately owned companies.

    Jonathan holds a Masters degree from Cambridge University in Natural Sciences and Management Studies.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0)20 7975 3131
    +44 (0)20 7975 3232

     

    Investments

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    Pieter de Jong
    Partner, Managing Director

    Benelux / Private Equity

    Pieter de Jong

    Partner, Managing Director
    Benelux / Private Equity
    Industrial, Business & Technology Services  

    Pieter joined 3i in 2004 and is Partner, Managing Director of 3i Benelux, based in Amsterdam.

    He was a key member of the deal teams involved in Royal Sanders, Basic-Fit, Weener Plastics, Lampenwelt, Refresco, Action and TouchTunes, In particular, he has considerable experience in IPO’ing businesses, having led the IPOs of Basic Fit, the largest European fitness chain, and Refresco, one of Europe’s largest bottlers of carbonated soft drinks and juices.  He currently sits on the Boards of Basic-Fit, Royal Sanders and Weener Plastics.

    Pieter started his career at Stork in the USA, before joining Van Den Boom Group, a corporate finance consulting firm in Benelux, where he became partner/owner responsible for M&A. After selling the firm to NIBC in 2000, Pieter headed the M&A department until 2003.

    Pieter has an MBA degree from Georgia State University (USA) and a BBA degree from Nijenrode University (Netherlands).

    3i office address

    Cornelis Schuytstraat 72
    1071 JL Amsterdam
    0031 / 20 3057444
    0031 / 20 3057455
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    Philip De Vusser
    Associate

    Benelux / Private Equity

    Philip De Vusser

    Associate
    Benelux / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Philip joined 3i in 2016 as an Associate in the Benelux Private Equity team.

    Prior to joining 3i, Philip worked in Deutsche Bank’s Benelux and Global industrials corporate finance teams in Amsterdam and London.

    Philip holds an MSc in International Finance from HEC Paris and an MSc in Business Engineering from the University of Leuven.

    Philip was part of the deal team involved in the acquisition of Hans Anders in 2017 and Royal Sanders in 2018.

    3i office address

    Cornelis Schuytstraat 72
    1071 JL Amsterdam
    0031 / 20 3057444
    0031 / 20 3057455

     

    Investments

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    Piotr Doniec
    Senior Associate

    Germany / Private Equity

    Piotr Doniec

    Senior Associate
    Germany / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Piotr joined the 3i team in 2017 as a Senior Associate in the German Private Equity team based in Frankfurt. He was a deal team member on 3i’s investments in Lampenwelt, the largest European online specialist in the lighting space, and Formel D, a global service provider to the automotive and component supply industry.

    Prior to joining 3i, Piotr has gained work experience as a Consultant with McKinsey and Company in the Corporate Finance practice and in investment banking at Deutsche Bank focused on M&A and ECM transactions. 

    Piotr holds a Masters degree in Finance from HEC Paris and a Bachelors degree in Economics from the University of St. Gallen.

    3i office address

    OpernTurm
    Bockenheimer Landstraße 2-4
    60306 Frankfurt am Main
    +49 69 710000 0
    +49 69 710000 113

     

    Investments

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    Sachin Jivanji
    Senior Associate

    UK / Private Equity

    Sachin Jivanji

    Senior Associate
    UK / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Sachin focuses on originating and executing Private Equity investments across a range of industry sectors, primarily within the UK.

    Recent deals Sachin has worked on include: the acquisition of Aspen Pumps, the global market leader in condensate removal pumps for air conditioning units; the sale of Element Materials Technology, a market leading global laboratory-based testing company, to Bridgepoint (4.5xMM); and the sale of MKM Building Supplies, the UK’s largest independent builders’ merchant to Bain Capital (5.9xMM). Sachin also assists with the portfolio management of AESSEAL and Aspen Pumps.

    Prior to joining 3i, Sachin worked in investment banking at Citigroup where he focused on the industrial and services sectors. He has a post-experience Masters in Finance from Cambridge University and a BSc in Chemistry & Management from Imperial College London.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0) 20 7975 3131
    +44 (0) 20 7975 3232

     

    Investments

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    Rahul Lulla
    Director

    North America / Private Equity

    Rahul Lulla

    Director
    North America / Private Equity
    Business & Technology Services, Industrial, Healthcare  

    Rahul Lulla joined 3i in 2012 as a member of the North American Private Equity team.

    Rahul focuses on Business & Technology Services (includes HR, IT, Legal and other outsourced services), Healthcare (includes pharmaceutical services & consumer health), and Industrial (includes fluid management and other engineered products) and has been involved in 3i’s investments in Mold-Masters, Quintiles, TouchTunes, Q Holdings, Dynatect Manufacturing and ICE. He currently sits on the Board of Dynatect Manufacturing and ICE.

    Previously, Rahul worked at Monitor Clipper Partners in Boston, where he focused on investments in business services and consumer. Prior to this, Rahul worked at Credit Suisse in New York where he was a member of the Investment Banking Division’s Healthcare Group.

    Rahul received a BA in Economics and Mathematics with Honors from Vassar College, and an MBA with Honors from Columbia Business School.

    3i office address

    One Grand Central Place
    60 E. 42nd St, Ste 4100
    New York, NY 10165
    +1 (212) 848 1400
    +1 (212) 848 1401

     

    Investments

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    Jeremy Nakache
    Associate Director

    France / Private Equity

    Jeremy Nakache

    Associate Director
    France / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Jeremy joined 3i in 2012 and is based in the Paris office. He focuses on originating, executing and representing 3i on the Boards of Private Equity investments across a range of industry sectors in Europe.

    At 3i, Jeremy is currently on the Board of Ponroy Santé Group, a European leader in the natural consumer healthcare industry, and has been involved in EURO-DIESEL, the leading provider of Diesel Rotary Uninterruptable Power Supply (“DRUPS”) systems headquartered in Belgium. Previously, he worked on Vedici, a leader in private healthcare in France; and Loxam, the European leader in rental equipment for the construction industry.

    Prior to 3i, Jeremy worked at Citigroup in London where he focused on Telecom Media and Technology transactions in EMEA. He has also worked at HSBC in Paris where he focused on executing deals in the French market.

    Jeremy has a Masters degree from ESSEC Business School.

    3i office address

    29 rue de Berri,
    75008 Paris
    + 33 1 73 15 11 00

     

    Investments

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    Nikhil Patel
    Associate Director

    North America / Private Equity

    Nikhil Patel

    Associate Director
    North America / Private Equity
    Healthcare, Industrial  

    Nikhil joined 3i in 2016 in the New York office. He participates in all elements of the investment process, including industry segment analysis, identification and screening of new opportunities, due diligence, transaction structuring, financing and execution. He currently sits on the Board of Q Holding and Cirtec Medical.

    Prior to joining 3i, Nikhil was a Vice President at Chicago Pacific Founders, where he was an integral member of a debut middle market private equity fund and participated in the acquisition of three portfolio companies. Prior to joining CPF, Nikhil was a Senior Associate at Water Street Healthcare Partners, a mid-market private equity firm with approximately $2 billion of capital under management. While at Water Street, he helped execute a number of platform investments and successful portfolio company exits. Nikhil was previously an Analyst in the Global Healthcare Investment Banking division of UBS Investment Bank.

    Nikhil graduated from New York University’s Leonard Stern School of Business with Honors.

    3i office address

    One Grand Central Place
    60 E. 42nd St, Ste 4100
    New York, NY 10165
    +1 (212) 848 1400
    +1 (212) 848 1401

     

    Investments

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    Bastiaan Peer
    Associate Director

    Benelux / Private Equity

    Bastiaan Peer

    Associate Director
    Benelux / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Bastiaan Peer is an Associate Director in the Benelux Private Equity team.

    He is a deal team member for Basic-Fit (European value-for-money fitness chain), BoConcept (global furniture brand), Euro-Diesel (manufacturer of power back-up systems) and Royal Sanders (producer of personal care products). He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Royal Sanders, BoConcept (Observer) and Euro-Diesel. Previously, Bastiaan was an Observer on the Board of Azelis, a pan-European specialty chemicals distribution company.

    Prior to joining 3i, Bastiaan worked in the Benelux Investment Banking team at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Amsterdam.

    He holds a Masters degree in Financial Economics and a Masters degree in Financial Law from the Erasmus University, Rotterdam.

    3i office address

    Cornelis Schuytstraat 72
    1071 JL Amsterdam
    0031 / 20 3057444
    0031 / 20 3057455

     

    Investments

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    Richard Relyea
    Partner, Managing Director

    North America / Private Equity

    Richard Relyea

    Partner, Managing Director
    North America / Private Equity
    Industrial, Healthcare  

    Richard joined 3i in 2007 and is co-Head of 3i’s North American Private Equity team.

    He focuses on Healthcare and Industrials and has been involved in 3i’s investments in Mold-Masters, Quintiles, Q Holding, Dynatect Manufacturing, Cirtec Medical, Hilite International and Schlemmer. He currently sits on the Boards of Q Holding, Dynatect Manufacturing and Cirtec Medical, and previously sat on the Boards of Quintiles and Mold-Masters.

    Prior to joining 3i, Richard was a Principal at Halyard Capital, where he invested in companies in the media, business services and communications sectors. Prior to joining Halyard, Richard was an Associate at Entrade, where he invested in technology and internet infrastructure businesses.

    Richard began his career at Security Capital's Preferred Growth Private Equity fund.

    He is actively involved in several non-profit organisations and is the Chairman of the New York Private Equity Network. Richard received a BA in Economics from Williams College.

    3i office address

    One Grand Central Place
    60 E. 42nd St, Ste 4100
    New York, NY 10165
    +1 (212) 848 1400
    +1 (212) 848 1401

     

    Investments

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    Christoph Rinnert
    Associate Director

    Germany / Private Equity

    Christoph Rinnert

    Associate Director
    Germany / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Christoph joined 3i in 2015 and is an Associate Director in the German Private Equity team. He was part of the deal team in 3i's investment in Weener Plastics, a leading manufacturer of innovative plastic packaging systems for fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies, and is an Observer on the Weener Plastics Supervisory Board. He was also part of the deal team in 3i's investment in Formel D.

    Prior to joining 3i, Christoph worked at Rothschild in the German M&A advisory team, where he was involved in a number of German and cross-border transactions for industrial and consumer companies. Previously, he worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers in the Advisory Transactions Valuation & Strategy division focusing on clients in the technology sector.

    Christoph holds a Master of Engineering from Imperial College in London.

    3i office address

    OpernTurm
    Bockenheimer Landstraße 2-4
    60306 Frankfurt am Main
    +49 69 710000 0
    +49 69 710000 113

     

    Investments

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    David Stephens
    Director

    UK / Private Equity

    David Stephens

    Director
    UK / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    David focuses on originating, executing and representing 3i on the Boards of Private Equity investments across Europe. He predominantly focuses on 3i's activities in the Industrial sector in the UK, but has also spent significant time on deal execution in the US.

    Recent deals David has worked on include 3i’s investments in Sussex-based Aspen Pumps, the global market leader in condensate removal pumps; Oxfordshire-based Audley Travel, the leading provider of tailor-made travel; Ohio-based Q Holding, manufacturer of precision moulded rubber and silicone components for the auto and medical industries; and Wisconsin-headquartered Dynatect Manufacturing, Inc, manufacturer of critical components designed to protect and elongate equipment lifetime and promote worker safety.

    David also supported the sale of London-based Civica, the international provider of specialist IT systems and business process services, and was previously a Director on the Board of ESG before recently completing its disposal to Socotec.

    Prior to joining 3i, David worked in investment banking at DC Advisory Partners, advising clients on European mid-market M&A.

    3i office address

    16 Palace Street
    London SW1E 5JD
    +44 (0) 20 7975 3131
    +44 (0) 20 7975 3232

     

    Investments

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    Martin von Berg
    Associate

    Germany / Private Equity

    Martin von Berg

    Associate
    Germany / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Martin joined 3i in 2016 as an Associate in the Frankfurt Private Equity team. He focuses on the origination and execution of investments in Germany as well as in the Industrial sector. He is part of the team responsible for 3i's investment in Schlemmer, a global leader in cable management solutions for the automotive industry.

    Prior to joining 3i, Martin worked as an analyst in the German investment banking division of Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

    Martin holds a M.Sc. in Management, with a focus on Corporate Finance, from University of Mannheim, Germany.

    3i office address

    OpernTurm
    Bockenheimer Landstraße 2-4
    60306 Frankfurt am Main
    +49 69 710000 0
    +49 69 710000 113
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    Ulf von Haacke
    Partner, Managing Director, Head of Industrial

    Germany / Private Equity

    Ulf von Haacke

    Partner, Managing Director, Head of Industrial
    Germany / Private Equity
    Industrial  

    Ulf joined 3i Germany in 2001 and was appointed joint Managing Director and co-head of Germany in May 2009.

    Ulf has worked on a number of Private Equity transactions at 3i and is responsible for 3i’s global Industrial sector. His most recent deals include FORMEL D, Schlemmer, and Weener Plastics, where he also sits on the board. He has also led the successful exits of ATESTEO, GEKA, and HILITE International.

    Ulf studied Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University of Aachen (RWTH), where he also received a PhD. He holds a degree in Business Administration from the University Hagen.

    3i office address

    OpernTurm
    Bockenheimer Landstraße 2-4
    60306 Frankfurt am Main
    +49 69 710000 0
    +49 69 710000 113

     

    Investments

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