Sovereign Capital expands investment team
Sovereign Capital, the UK private equity Buy & Build specialist, is pleased to announce the appointments of Ravi Aujla as Investment Manager and Adam Philippsohn as Analyst.
Prior to Sovereign, Ravi was Vice President in the Corporate Development team at Monitise Plc, a leading mobile technology company, and previously he worked as a Strategy and M&A Manager at Whitbread Plc. Before this Ravi spent three years at Global Leisure Partners focusing on M&A and Debt Advisory in the leisure, retail and consumer sectors. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant at PwC where he worked in the Transaction Services Advisory team.
Adam joined Sovereign from Clearwater International, where he worked in the Corporate Finance deal origination team sourcing M&A and debt advisory mandates. During his time at Clearwater, Adam led origination for the TMT, Healthcare, Real Estate and Debt Advisory teams, as well as managing origination-based relationships with London Private Equity firms.
Ravi and Adam will focus on new investments across Sovereign’s areas of focus: business support services, healthcare and education & training.
We’re delighted to be further strengthening our investment team with the appointments of Adam and Ravi, who bring with them considerable M&A experience. The expansion of our team reflects the strong pipeline of both platform and bolt-on opportunities.
Andrew Hayden, Managing Partner