From raising our first fund in 1988, Chris has led Piper in raising six funds and sat on dozens of Boards.
Having co-founded legendary disruptive bar brand Pitcher & Piano, Libby has guided over 40 of our brands with her expertise in customers and marketing.
Peter is an expert in unpicking how brands grow and building sustainable business models, playing an instrumental part in our most iconic brand stories.
With 15 years of experience in consumer, Dan builds brands that lead, achieve maximum value on exit, and consider their impact and purpose.
Rory's decade of focus on commercial brands makes him an expert in the fine details, optimising business plans and developing insightful reporting.
Our inhouse tech guru, Leon is an e-commerce expert with an unrivalled network. His 25 years of experience guides our brands' acquisition & retention strategies
Jax keeps our brands rooted in how their customers think using her 25 years' strategy & marketing experience with major brands such as Liberty & Mothercare.
Our people specialist, Annabel helps to build industry-leading management teams, using her network to source the highest calibre candidates.
Yasha's expertise is putting the customer first. He helps our brands find trends in customer data & behaviour to tease out brand DNA & tone of voice.
With experience in earlier-stage VCs and strategy consultancy, Flora’s research & due diligence guides our partner businesses to make the best decisions.
With over 11 years' experience, Peter joined Piper in 2017 as Head of Finance. Prior to joining Piper, Peter held finance positions at 350 Investment Partners and Carbon Trust.
Harry is responsible for sourcing and evaluating new investment opportunities, as well as supporting the investment and due diligence process.
Lizzie joined Piper in 2023 and is responsible for sourcing and evaluating new investment opportunities, as well as supporting the investment and due diligence process.
Georgia manages our internal communications and marketing, as well as ESG and our project to become one of the UK’s first investor B Corps.
Isabella is EA to partners Chris Curry, Libby Gibson and Peter Kemp-Welch, and supports Jax Unsworth, Harry Williams & Lizzie Lord, as well as Piper’s events including our AGM.
Natalie has worked with Piper since 2010 on Piper’s commercial due diligence in evaluating the potential of future investments.
Crispin founded Piper in 1985. His unrelenting focus on brands being better, different & staying close to their customers is at the core of Piper's mission.
Jane joined the Piper Advisory Panel in 2016. Jane has extensive knowledge of the leisure space as Managing Director of Yellowwoods
Adam is a co-founder and director of Innocent Drinks. It was whilst setting up Innocent that Adam first got to know Piper
Ajay joined the Piper Advisory panel in 2021 bringing over 20 years of ecommerce knowledge to the table.
Julian joined the Piper Advisory Panel having experienced Piper first hand as an investor in Boden.