Chief Investment Officer
Owen joined Equistone in 1995 as a Regional Director in the North, he then moved to London in 1999 to lead the Financial Services team. Currently he is Chief Investment Officer and chairs the European Investment Committee. He led the negotiations with Barclays on Equistone’s own buy-out in 2011. Owen was previously with 3i.
He has led seven £100m plus private equity transactions in the Financial Services sector including the buy-outs of Global Blue, A-Plan, FirstAssist, Admiral Group, Cabot Financial and Preferred Mortgages and the buy-in of Clydesdale Financial Services.
Global Blue (Exit 24 May 2012)
Cabot Financial (Exit 05 Apr 2011)
FirstAssist Insurance Services (Exit 26 Sep 2011)
Preferred Mortgages (Exit 15 Dec 2003)
Clydesdale Financial Services (Exit 20 May 2003)
Admiral Group (Exit 23 Sep 2004)
Equistone Partners Europe Limited
St Paul's Churchyard
Tel: +44 (0)20 7653 5300
E-Mail: Owen Clarke