NBGI Private Equity expands UK team
10 Oct, 2012
NBGI Private Equity (“NBGI”), a leading private equity investor in the UK lower mid-market, is pleased to announce that David Turner has joined as an Investment Manager in the UK Team.
David joins from Experian PLC where he was as a member of its Corporate Development team. He was responsible for originating and executing acquisitions and commercial JVs across Experian’s target markets including information, marketing and financial services and technology and internet platforms. Having qualified as an accountant with Grant Thornton in London, he transferred into its corporate finance team before moving on to goetzpartners Corporate Finance.
David has a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Nottingham University, spending a year with Halliburton subsidiary, MK Kellogg, post graduation.
Mark Owen, founder director of NBGI Private Equity, commented: “We’re delighted to welcome David to the team. His recent commercial experience will help to reinforce our differentiated investment approach to value creation.”
“David joins at a time of increased activity, with two new UK platform investments this year plus several add-ons to these and other investee companies. For the third year running, and with a quarter still to go, we have invested more funds year-on-year.”