Alex Thomson

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Alex Thomson - GCP Investment Director

Alex joined GCP in 2011 and is a member of the Investment Committee. He has led several GCP transactions with particular experience in the digital transformation, technology consulting and IT services sectors. He currently represents GCP on the board of specialist digital transformation consultancy, Hippo Digital and was previously on the boards of Chaucer, The DMW Group and Infinity Works before their successful exits in 2020 and 2021 to strategic trade buyers.

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. During his time at GCP, Alex has also supported the investments in AMG, John Henry Group, Scopus and Iglu.

Prior to GCP, Alex worked in investment banking at Investec. He also qualified as a chartered accountant with PwC.

Alex has a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of York.

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