VGC Partners appoints Director as it seeks more deals this year

VGC Partners has appointed Alex Read as Director, New Investments, as the firm looks to back more businesses from its £50m growth capital fund.

Alex joins from Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management firm, where he spent three years as an Origination Associate. In his role, he was involved in direct deal origination of privately-owned businesses and financial sponsor coverage with small-cap and mid-market private equity firms, reporting directly to the firm’s senior partners. Prior to this, he began his investment banking career at Spayne Lindsay & Co., a specialist consumer boutique advisory.

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