the team

Owen Trotter

Managing Partner

“Working with intelligent, motivated people is always rewarding and fun. It’s great to feel you’re making a difference and really adding value.”

Philip Duquenoy

Investment Partner

“Using our expertise to help businesses grow is the reason we get out of bed in the morning. We like to get close to our portfolio businesses and work as an extension of the management team.”

James Hall

Investment Partner

“I’m very excited to be working with one of the most experienced teams in this field to enable fast-growing businesses to realise their potential.”

Peter Armitage

Investment Partner

“I wouldn’t have spent over 30 years in private equity if I didn’t get a real buzz from working with entrepreneurs and helping vibrant businesses to realise their potential.”

Mike Fell

Investment Partner

“As one of the most experienced teams around, we understand how to build businesses. We all bring different skills to the party, but share a genuine passion for what we do.”

Tom Lamb


“I love being part of a small group of like-minded people and working with dynamic companies - this is a really exciting area of the market in which to work and can generate great returns.”

James Excell

Investment Director

“I thrive on the fast-paced environment of private equity and really bringing the best out of the businesses that we invest in.”

Laura Howes

Research Manager

"I love being involved in the start of a process, doing the initial research into company and sector profiles. But engaging with dynamic businesses and, further down the line, seeing the fruition of how we have helped these businesses really makes my day."

Monica Kalia

Office Manager

"I take great pride in ensuring the day to day operations run efficiently, being such a close team makes this job much easier though."

Rachael Bent

Administrator / PA

“It's great being involved in a dynamic organisation like KCP where each day brings fresh challenges and new opportunities.”

Brigid Rodgers

Financial Controller

"I’ve worked for Key Capital Partners since its inception and it’s been exciting to be a part of its development, I’m really proud of to be a member of the team."