Lebus takes LPEQ chair

Andrew Lebus has replaced Ian Armitage as chairman of LPEQ, the listed private equity association.

Lebus, a senior partner at Pantheon and manager of the £393m (€454.4m) Pantheon International Participations investment trust, was a founding board member of LPEQ. 

He will be the second chairman since the association was founded in 2006 and will stay in the role for two years.

Lebus replaces Ian Armitage, who retired from HgCapital in October last year.