Congratulations to the winners of the 12th unquote” British Private Equity Awards, held last night in London.
With a record 350 private equity professionals in attendance at The Brewery in London last night, unquote" would like to thank all that took part in our 12th Awards, who helped make the night a great celebration of success.
An impressive number of entries made our judging panel's task of selecting the shortlist a particularly challenging one. The judges' input was then considered alongside a vote from the unquote" readership to determine the winners.
Congratulations to the firms that took home the trophies:
LAW FIRM - FUND STRUCTURING
King & Wood Mallesons
LAW FIRM - DEAL STRUCTURING
FUND ADVISORY - ADMINISTRATION
FUND ADVISORY - PLACEMENT
ALTERNATIVE DEBT PROVIDER
NorthEdge - Phil Frame
NorthEdge - NorthEdge Capital Fund II
YFM Equity Partners - President Engineering Group
Apposite Capital - Cancer Partners UK
SMALL BUYOUT EXIT
Palamon Capital Partners - Towry
3i - Element Materials Technology
GROWTH & SMALL BUYOUT HOUSE
MID-MARKET BUYOUT HOUSE
Inflexion Private Equity
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