Private equity firm Key Capital Partners (KCP), headquartered in Leeds, has appointed an investment manager.
After joining Deloitte as an audit graduate, Hannah Kirkup joined the debt and capital advisory team where she gained extensive experience advising private clients, private equity backed and corporates on raising of funds focusing on the Yorkshire, North East and Manchester markets.
Working alongside KCP Managing Partner James Hall in the firm’s Leeds office, Kirkup’s appointment is expected to further strengthen the team as it builds on its recent strong performance.
The PE house, which focuses on the smaller buyout market, is expanding its team to enable it to continue investing and working with SMEs and management teams across the UK.
KCP Managing Partner James Hall said, “We are delighted to have Hannah join Key’s investment team at such an exciting time for our business. She brings a fantastic experience and I’m sure she will be a huge success as we continue to deliver exceptional returns for our investors.”
Hannah Kirkup added, “What really drew me to KCP was an entrepreneurial culture that is embedded in both the team and the portfolio. I’m thrilled to be joining KCP at such an exciting time.”