Enterprise Finance receives significant minority investment from incoming non-executive chairman, David Campbell

By Bridging Loan Directory -

 

Enterprise FinanceSpecialist distributor, Enterprise Finance, today announced a significant minority stake investment by David Campbell, who joins the Company’s board as non-executive chairman.

David Campbell is a leading figure in the financial services industry. Having led the buy-out of Tilney (one of the UK’s oldest wealth management firms) with backing from private equity investor Bridgepoint, David oversaw the subsequent sale of the business to Deutsche Bank. Following the acquisition, David assumed global responsibility for all investment solutions at Deutsche including chairing the Global Investment Committee.

David has joined the Board of Enterprise Finance as non-executive chairman to help the executive team to continue to develop and expand the business and cement its position as one of the leading and fastest-growing players in its marketplace.

Danny Waters, CEO, Enterprise Finance, commented:

“We are very excited to welcome David Campbell onto our Board, and are delighted that David has chosen to commit significant funds into our business to obtain a minority stake. David has extensive experience of overseeing the organic and strategic growth of financial services companies, which we believe will be strongly complementary to the market strength and reputation of the executive management team.”

David Campbell, Non-executive Chairman, Enterprise Finance, added:

“Having undertaken a comprehensive market map of the sector for the past 12 months I am delighted to be able to make this investment in Enterprise. There are a wide range of strategic opportunities for the business and I am looking forward to supporting Danny and his team to exploit these.”

James Lever, Partner, Livingstone London (the corporate advisers on the deal), commented:

“We believe that the combination of Danny Waters and his senior management with David Campbell creates a very powerful team and that the business is well placed to continue to achieve exceptional organic and strategic growth.”