Crispin co-founded Piper and was the inspiration for, and intimately involved in the start-up and growth of Pitcher & Piano which started Piper’s investment activities
Chris has over 25 years of experience in private equity. He worked at Citibank in project finance and then in structured finance
Libby co-founded Piper in 1986, originally as a consumer-focused strategy consultancy and was intimately involved in the start-up of Pitcher & Piano
Peter has over 14 years of experience in private equity. He trained as an accountant at KPMG before moving to Electra in 1996.
Jax has over 25 years of experience in strategy, marketing and business planning gained through a combination of board level consultancy and senior.
Annabel graduated from Bristol University and joined McKinsey & Co before commencing her career in marketing.
Rory has four years of corporate finance experience including advising on both buy side and sell side transactions with private equity.
Leon has worked for the last 15 years as a specialist in e-commerce design and development, initially as a consultant working for a wide range of clients
Yasha is an experienced research consultant, having managed qualitative and quantitative methodology projects for a variety of public and private sector clients
Dan has over 10 years of experience in the consumer sector. He joined Piper in September 2013 after four years in the consumer team at 3i.
Fergus has four years’ experience in private equity and nine years’ experience in financial services
Prior to joining Piper, Peter held finance positions at 350 Investment Partners and Carbon Trust.
Natalie is involved in the commercial evaluation of investments and supports investee brands with their customer insight and engagement work.
Sophie joined Piper in 2014, Sophie is responsible for the day to day running of the office, as well as being a PA.
Amy joined Piper in 2016, and supporting Sophie with the day to day running of the office, and works as a PA.
George handles Piper’s media profile and supports its portfolio companies on their own PR strategies
Adam is a co-founder and director of Innocent Drinks. It was whilst setting up Innocent that Adam first got to know Piper
A seasoned retailer, Alan has served on the Boards of Marks & Spencer, Kingfisher and Mothercare.
John Brady has worked with Piper since 1987, when he was at global management consultancy McKinsey & Co.
Julian joined the Piper Advisory Panel having experienced Piper first hand as an investor in Boden.
Jane has extensive knowledge of the leisure space as Managing Director of Yellowwoods, a private equity and venture capital advisory firm.