Duke Street hires ex-Palamon partner

Miles Cresswell-Turner will join the UK mid-market firm, which is currently investing a €960m fund.

Duke Street has hired Miles Cresswell-Turner as a partner and financial services manager.

Cresswell previously spent 10 years as a partner at Palamon Capital Partners, where he maintained a particular emphasis on growth strategies and buy-and-build implementation. 

Prior to Palamon, Cresswell spent seven years at HSB Investment Management within its specialised finance team. 

Duke Street has offices in London and Paris. It was founded in 1988 and has raised a total of six private equity funds, the latest of which closed on €960 million last year. The firm focuses on mid-market leveraged buyouts in UK and French companies across sectors including retail, food, healthcare, financial services and IT.