GCA Altium adds managing director to technology team

James Craven arrives at the investment bank with 17 years’ experience in the technology sector. He joins from Canaccord Genuity.
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LDC adds Kelso Place partner to London team

Philip Weston spent more than 15 years at Kelso Place. He joins LDC’s London office as an investment director.

Palatine hires portfolio operations director

Gareth Wilson was formerly an independent consultant and has worked with companies including the AA and Speedy Hire.
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The private equity firm that “hearts” financial engineering

The term "financial engineering" is taboo in most of the private equity industry but a job advert from Investcorp suggests it didn't get that memo.
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And then there were three: Apollo promotions hint at succession

Apollo Global Management has named Scott Kleinman and James Zelter as co-presidents, following similar moves made by KKR and Carlyle in recent weeks.
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FRP Advisory makes south-east promotion

Julie Humphrey, a restructuring specialist, has been promoted to director in FRP Advisory’s Essex office.

500 new private capital firms launched in 2016

So far this year, 309 new firms have been set up, according to Preqin data.

Martin Prohazka rejoins Gain Capital as managing director

Prohazka co-founded Gain Capital in 2005 and bore responsibility for a major part of the investment allocation and manager selection through 2016.

Tenzing poaches Alchemy and Rutland investment execs

John Messer joins the UK lower mid-market private equity firm as investment manager and Mike Reynolds as investment director.
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Former Carlyle, 3i exec joins Caledonia as director

Chris Hodges joins the listed investment trust from the BGF.