Hugh is part-time Chairman of Phoenix and has over 30 years of UK private equity investment experience. He is a Chartered Accountant and a former BVCA chairman. Hugh chairs Musto Group and is an NED of Signum Technology and of LK Bennett - all Phoenix portfolio businesses. Hugh is also chairman of the Hardman Trust and a Trustee of Prisoners’ Education Trust, both charities which work with prisoners and former prisoners.
“Hugh was extremely supportive of all our expansion initiatives and after 4 years he helped deliver a hugely successful sale of Nationwide for the benefit of all shareholders”.
Duncan Wilkes, former CEO Nationwide Autocentres