Senior promotions for KCP
Key Capital Partners (“KCP”), a leading small-cap private equity firm, has announced two promotions to its senior team.
Laura Howes and Matt Tice have been promoted to Director.
Since joining KCP in 2016 to lead their direct origination efforts, Laura has recently pivoted to become Finance & Operations Director, taking responsibility of the internal operations of the business including the financial affairs of the firm and its funds, compliance and marketing.
Matt Tice, joined KCP in 2018 and has since played a key role in the investment activities of the firm as well as supporting the portfolio through his position on numerous boards. He has been involved in a number of notable deals including Total Integrated Solutions, Avantis Systems and Jellyfish Pictures.
Commenting on the promotions, James Hall Managing Partner of KCP commented: “Both Matt and Laura have been an integral part of the development of KCP over the last few years and I am delighted with the progress they have made and their efforts over the last few years. We have built a fantastic reputation and with the continued development of our people as well as one or two new faces over the next few months I believe we are well placed to continue to deliver excellent returns for our investor base.”
Laura Howes commented: “Over the past six years, I have supported every facet of the business and feel privileged to now have responsibility of the finances and operations. KCP has a fantastic reputation within the SME buy-out space and I am proud to be part of the team.”
Matt Tice added: “I’m delighted to be promoted to the Director role in what is an exciting time for KCP. We continue to deliver on both new and existing investments and its great to see the firm investing in its people and teams to position ourselves for further successes in the future.”
KCP was recently ranked 15th in a global league table of investors in the smaller buy-out market. The firm makes equity investments of between £3m and £15m in profitable growing companies and has a strong reputation for deliverability as well as a track record of producing outstanding returns for its investors.