The team


Acquisition lead and hands-on investor

Andrew leads Transition Capital's search phase and will join the management team post acquisition. 

Andrew is a former management consultant at McKinsey & Co, specialising in Sales Optimisation for FTSE 100 clients. Andrew was involved in the restructuring of global sales teams as well as implementing new ways of working, tool kits, measures and management information across the sales functions for B2B and B2C clients.

Prior to McKinsey & Co, Andrew spent 3 years at Par Equity in Edinburgh, investing in technology businesses. Andrew focused on Par's pre-investment activities, including the initial screening and commercial due diligence, deal structuring, fundraising and transactions.

Andrew is a former athlete, having competed for TeamGB in Alpine Skiing at the 2010 Winter Olympics, and also holds an MBA from INSEAD Business School. Andrew is an enthusiastic angel investor and has supported more than 20 high growth companies across the UK.


Investment and growth support

Transition Capital also benefits from a wider group of experienced advisers and high net worth business angels seeking to invest and support the business during the next phase of its journey.

Depending on the nature of the acquisition, a focused selection of advisers will hold non-executive positions.


Acquisition and growth support

Middle 8 is an established search vehicle in the UK, supporting a group of acquisition entrepreneurs with backgrounds ranging from CEOs and FDs to Private Equity and Management Consulting, with compelling track records across a variety of sectors.  

Middle 8 is led by Tim Lacey and and Jeroen Ven Den Berge who have significant corporate finance and management consulting experience, respectively.