Dunedin Capital Partners, the independent UK private equity firm, has hired Peter Smaill as a director and principal fund manager for Dunedin Enterprise Investment Trust, the firm’s buyout and buyin fund.
Prior to Dunedin, Smaill was at LICA Development Capital in London where he was a managing director overseeing the company’s IT strategy and tax related products.
Before joining LICA, he was a Director of Bridgepoint Capital, formerly NatWest Equity Partners, where he established a new Scottish office in 1989. At Dunedin, he takes over from Brian Finlayson, who is retiring from Dunedin after a career in financial services spanning almost four decades.
Dunedin Capital Partners is an independent private equity company. It specialises in MBOs and MBIs in the range of £10 to £25m. Dunedin operates throughout the UK from its offices in Edinburgh and London.