Key Capital Partners has appointed former Barclays Private Equity co-head Tom Lamb as non-executive chairman.

Lamb retired from his role at Barclays Private Equity (now Equistone Partners Europe) in November last year. He spent 26 years with the firm in various roles including head of UK regions, managing director UK and co-head. In 2008 he took a part-time role as chairman of BPE’s investment committee.