We are an experienced team of private equity professionals with a successful track record, having collectively invested in more than 50 UK companies.
Mark is a founding partner and Chair of the Investment Committee. He has over 20 years of private equity experience in the UK, including 16 years at Bowmark Capital. Mark has led a number of successful buy-and-build investments in the healthcare, education, business and technology services sectors. He started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Nicki is a founding partner, a member of the Investment Committee, and leads the firm’s investment initiatives in the business and technology services sectors. She has ten years UK private equity experience, including seven years with Inflexion Private Equity, and has spent four years in California where she founded and ran an education technology business.
Dan joined in January 2019, and is a partner and member of the Investment Committee. Dan has over 20 years private equity experience, mostly at Lyceum Capital where he spent 15 years, following six years at 3i. He has led several successful buy-and-build platform investments, particularly in the TMT and business service sectors.
Rob is a founding partner and leads the firm’s deal origination activities. In addition, he leads the firm’s investment initiatives in the education sector. He has 11 years UK private equity experience, having previously held senior origination roles at Sovereign Capital and August Equity.
Nikola is a founding partner, a member of the Investment Committee, and is the Chief Operating Officer. She leads the firm’s investor relations function and is responsible for the day-to-day management of the firm. Nikola has previously held senior roles with Bowmark Capital, Duke Street and Park Square Capital.
Jeniv joined Apiary in April 2018 having spent 11 years in UK mid-market private equity with Greenhill and Kester Capital. He has been involved in a number of successful investments in the business and technology services and healthcare sectors.
Chris joined Apiary in January 2019, having spent eight years at Deloitte, latterly as Assistant Director in Transactions Services where he provided due diligence services to various private equity firms.
Peter joined Apiary in October 2018 as Senior Advisor, to support the firm’s investment activities in a non-executive capacity. Peter has nearly 30 years private equity experience, latterly at Primary Capital, where he was a partner for 16 years.
Thomas joined Apiary in January 2019, having previously had roles at Exponent Private Equity and Lyceum Capital. He began his career at Deloitte, where he spent three years in Transaction Services.
Charlotte joined Apiary in May 2018 and manages the finance function. She began her career at KPMG where she qualified as an ACA, before spending five years in fund accounting at Doughty Hanson and Apollo.
Jess joined Apiary in September 2019 from boutique investment bank Financo, having previously spent eight years at PwC, primarily in Corporate Finance where she advised both trade and private equity investors.
EA & Office Manager
Debbie joined Apiary in January 2019 to support the team as EA & Office Manager. Prior to joining Apiary, Debbie worked in the advertising and design industry for many years before moving into digital and web development.