Phoenix Equity Partners (“Phoenix”), a leading UK middle-market private equity firm, today announces the appointment of Chris Neale as a Partner.
Chris joins with over 13 years of private equity experience, most recently as an Investment Director with LDC, where he led the investments in Capital Economics, PEI Media, Magicard and Cuts-Ice as well as taking a seat on the board of D&D London. Prior to that, Chris was an Investment Director at AAC Capital Partners and an Associate Director in KPMG’s Private Equity Group.
David Burns, Managing Partner at Phoenix, said: “We are delighted to welcome Chris to the team. He has extensive experience of the UK mid-market and is a great addition to the team as we continue to support the growth of businesses across the country.”
“I am excited to be joining Phoenix,” said Chris Neale. “As one of the leading mid-market firms in the UK, Phoenix has an enviable track record of helping businesses grow and I very much look forward to contributing to that success.”