MML Capital Partners has welcomed four new members of staff over the past 12 months. These hires in London, Paris and Stamford, Connecticut are to support the investing activity of Fund VI and future funds, and in addition will help maintain the recent exit momentum from the MML portfolio.
Matt Maser has joined our US Investment Team in Stamford as Investment Manager. Prior to joining MML, Matt spent 3 years in the investment banking division at Deutsche Bank where he worked on M&A, LBO and both debt and equity financing transactions.
Alexandra Costin joined the UK Investment Team as an Associate in December 2017. Prior to joining MML, Alexandra worked at MSK Capital Partners, a hedge fund with AUM of USD500m, where she worked closely with both the investment and investor relations team. Alexandra also spent 3 years at Deloitte LLP in the Audit and Management Consulting divisions.
The French Investment Team welcomed Anne-Claire Lainé as Investment Manager in January 2018. Prior to joining MML, Anne-Claire worked for the London-based Private Equity fund L-GAM on mid-cap transactions. She also spent some time in portfolio management whilst at L-GAM. Anne-Claire started her career with Bain&Company where she spent four years.
Amar Shanghavi joined the UK Investment Team as an Associate in March 2018. Prior to joining MML Amar spent 3 years at EY advising on a number of transactions as part of the FS Corporate Finance team. Amar is a Chartered Accountant.
MML Capital Partners is a leading pan-European and transatlantic independent investment firm typically investing €20-50m per transaction. MML provides capital to businesses for expansion, acquisitions and recapitalisations, backing incumbent management teams. Providing a clear alternative to conventional private equity, the firm specialises in structuring investments using many levels of capital from equity through to mezzanine. MML has offices in the UK, US and France.
MML Capital Partners (“MML”) backed IQARUS (www.iqarus.com) has acquired C-CHEC, a leading occupational hygiene consultancy. MML invested into IQARUS in October 2015 as a platform from which to develop an international player in healthcare solutions for remote environments.
C-CHEC provides a range of services to detect and control hygiene risks in the workplace. The C-CHEC acquisition enhances IQARUS’s medical and occupational health capability in what is an extremely important area for its clients in ensuring the welfare of employees.
Tim Mitchell, CEO of IQARUS comments: ’This strategic acquisition will be the first in a series that will transform the provision of healthcare solutions for challenging environments. C-CHEC are market leaders and highly respected within the global oil and gas industry and other sectors; we are very proud to now be offering this expertise. We see significant benefits to clients in delivering hygiene consultancy in tandem with medical and health provision as part of our holistic approach to managing the health and wellbeing of our clients’ workforces.’’
Luke Jones, MML, comments: “The services provided by C-CHEC are extremely complimentary to IQARUS’s current offering and strategy. We look forward to continuing to support Tim and his team in executing their ambitious growth plans.”