The founders of Inspirit have a combined 25 years of investment experience in complex corporate carve-outs, turnarounds and growth situations. Their track-record has been developed at top tier investment firms and they have led numerous successful investments over the years, many of which went on to win investment industry awards.

Team

  • Will Stamp
    Will Stamp
  • Will Stamp

    Will Stamp

    wstamp@inspiritcap.com

    Will has a market-leading track record in UK private equity. Prior to Inspirit, Will held senior positions at Aurelius Equity Opportunities and Hilco Capital.

    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 simplifying complex issues and making ideas happen. I believe these are key ingredients for success, alongside hard work and tenacity.”

  • Albert Farrant
    Albert Farrant
  • Albert Farrant

    Albert Farrant

    afarrant@inspiritcap.com

    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!”

  • Paul Youens
    Paul Youens
  • Paul Youens

    Paul Youens

    Investment Associate
    pyouens@inspiritcap.com

    Paul joined the Inspirit team in August 2020 and focuses on both new deals and portfolio management. Prior to Inspirit, Paul spent nearly seven years at KPMG, including the latter four in the Private Equity Transaction Services team, where he gained significant experience in complex corporate carve-out transactions across a wide variety of industries. Paul is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds an undergraduate degree in Geography from the University of Exeter.

    “I enjoy the challenge of understanding and tackling complexity, and greatly look forward to working and collaborating with ambitious management teams to realise their strategic visions and achieve collective success.”

Inspirit

Partnering

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.