Chris Neale


Chris co-leads our investment activities across business and technology services. He has over 13 years’ experience in UK mid-market private equity and is a director of Capital Economics and Spy Alarms. Before joining Phoenix in 2017, Chris was an investment director with LDC, where he led several investments across a number of sectors. Prior to that, Chris was an investment director at AAC Capital Partners.

Chris qualified as an ACA Chartered Accountant at KPMG and has a BA in History from the University of Leeds.

“Before joining Phoenix, I admired its clear focus on supporting our management partners to deliver growth. It is easy to say that you will in good times but much harder to back that up time and again, through the economic cycle, as Phoenix has done”