Over the past decade, Will has built up a market-leading track record in UK private equity – most recently at Aurelius Equity Opportunities, and Hilco Capital immediately prior to that.
In terms of investment strategy, Will specialises in corporate carve-outs and special situations. He has led numerous transactions spanning a wide variety of industries, but has significant experience in industrials, retail and business services.
Earlier in his career, Will qualified as a Chartered Accountant at KPMG.
“Giving businesses a new lease of life is at the heart of what we do. Along the way, I enjoy the process of simplifying complexity and making ideas happen. I believe these are key ingredients for success, alongside hard work and tenacity.”
Albert has more than 20 years’ experience in private equity, restructuring and M&A, developed primarily at Allegro Funds, Australia’s leading transformational private equity firm, and more recently at London based turnaround investment firm Agathos.
With deep board level experience in business transformation and cultural improvement, Albert has led investments in sectors including leisure, business services, industrials and healthcare. As well as generating strong returns for investors, Albert is proud that the businesses he has invested in have generally continued to prosper beyond the period of his involvement.
Albert qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG London, before emigrating to Australia where he joined the founders of Allegro Funds as their first employee in 2004.
“What I love about what we do is the journey we embark on when we make a new investment, and the deep relationships we form with the portfolio company teams along the way. In the investments we make, the journey is rarely linear but that is what keeps it exciting!”
Inspirit work with a network of generalist and specialist operating partners to assist in delivering outstanding outcomes for our portfolio companies. We offer co-investment opportunities to trusted operating partners on specific investments, and are always keen to meet in-demand experts with a positive attitude and track record of driving change and creating successful outcomes.