What is your background?
I spent two years with Price Waterhouse and ten years with 3i in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Birmingham, where I was an investment director for UK private equity.
What does the best working relationship feel like between management teams and private equity?
A true partnership striving to achieve the same outcome.
What excites you about working with a management team?
Working with a management team with great potential and helping them succeed.
What is the best advice you have ever received.
Private equity is a long-term game – with that in mind we strive to achieve long term sustainable success in the businesses we back.
What has been your favourite or most memorable moment at Dunedin?
Carrying out our own buyout in 1996, nothing teaches more you about the process than going through it yourself.