Alex ThomsonInvestment Director
Alex joined GCP in 2011. He has been involved in several GCP transactions with particular experience in the digital transformation and IT services sector. He currently sits on the board of Infinity Works and led the Chaucer and DMW deals which saw both businesses exit to strategic trade buyers in July 2020.
Alex also led the GCP investment in Cooke Optics, a manufacturer of specialist cine lenses which resulted in a successful exit to a financial buyer in July 2018. Alex was also involved in the AMG, John Henry, Scopus and Iglu investments.
Prior to GCP, Alex worked in investment banking at Investec, completing a number of public and private transactions. He qualified as a chartered accountant with PwC.
Alex has a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of York.Our team