GCP is pleased to announce the promotion of Ravi Monteiro to Investment Director. Ravi joined GCP in 2014 and most recently worked on the investments in First Mile, Arrow Business Communications & Shorterm Group. In 2016 Ravi was a key member of the team that delivered a strategic exit of FLYdocs to Lufthansa Technik.
Ravi previously worked at Cearwater Corporate Finance where he advised on a range of transactions including management buyouts, business sales and debt restructurings. Prior to this Ravi qualified as a chartered accountant at Ernst & Young where he was part of the private equity team.
“It’s a very exciting time to be at GCP; the successful close of Fund IV has given us the opportunity to consolidate our position and continue to make a significant impact in the market. Our strong track record of supporting growth businesses and our differentiated funding approach represents a great platform for future success that I am delighted to be a part of.”
Garrett Curran, Managing Partner of GCP, commented:
“We are delighted to announce Ravi’s promotion; he has contributed a huge amount to our progress, it’s great to see him take on more responsibility as we continue to invest Fund IV. We have made enormous progress in 2017. We closed our fourth fund which exceeded its target of £200m, we successfully exited two businesses and we have increased the size of our team – all of which send a clear message that we are well placed to do deals in the UK lower mid market and endorses our innovative approach to investing across the capital structure.”