Let's grow

Phoenix backs ambitious entrepreneurs to build great businesses and grow profits.

Working with us is a two-way experience. We understand all the challenges involved in getting your business to where it is today. So while we can advise and inform, we also take time to listen to you, to get to know your business and to understand your ambitions for it.

We know that every company is unique, so we’re flexible in our partnerships, offering a tailored solution to meet your needs. We also believe in the power of investing for the long term, so we stay with you throughout your journey

Here are some of the ways we’ve backed the growth plans of our partner businesses:


“(Phoenix’s) approach to the direction of the business was one of partnership with management and the wider team. All voices were heard around the board table.”

Steve Page, CEO of Acorn Care and Education

“Phoenix were properly involved with our ‘buy and build’, and dedicated to achieving the same goals as us.”

Rob Dilworth, CEO of Edif Group

Edif completed 12 acquisitions in 5 years to build a global business delivering services in 45 countries.  Find out more >

 “Phoenix were a really good strategic partner for the Gym group and enabled us to expand very rapidly.”

John Treharne, CEO of The Gym Group

The Gym Group opened over 30 new gyms in 2 years, in the lead up to a successful IPO. Find out more >

More case studies:     PALLETWAYS     |     PORTHAVEN

“The team at Phoenix had ambition combined with a supportive style which fitted closely with the Riviera culture. Their sector understanding and general commercial insight helped support the development of the business and delivered growth.”

David Clemson, CEO of Riviera Travel

Riviera Travel increased signifcant top line growth from a rapidly expanding direct to consumer channel. Find out more >

“Our partnership with Phoenix will accelerate our future growth plans, providing us with the support and resources to develop and launch new products, contributing to improvements in visual outcomes for surgeons and patients worldwide.”

Tim Clover, CEO of Rayner Surgical Group

Rayner manufactures products that are already available in over 80 countries. However, the management team plan to strengthen its international reach. Find out more >

More case studies:     EDIF     |     CLOSERSTILL     |     PALLETWAYS

“Phoenix understood the importance of my successor. They worked with me to find and recruit a CFO who we saw as a future leader, and have supported me in developing him and building a team for the future.

Colin Taylor, Founder of Key Retirement Group

Key Retirement Group strengthened its management team before embarking on a significant period of organic growth through investment in marketing and technology. Find out more >

More case studies:     THE GYM


If you think we can help you achieve your company goals, please get in contact.