November 2023

Chiltern expands its investment team

Chiltern is delighted to announce the appointment of a new member of the team. James Scoon joins as an Investment Associate from Livingbridge, where he focused on new deals primarily in the business services and technology sectors. After graduating from Oxford University, James started his career in the corporate venturing arm of Capita plc.

Tom Phipps, Partner, comments:

“We are delighted to have James join the team. He brings with him prior investing experience within the lower mid market and provides much needed additional resource as we build out the support we provide our portfolio management teams. 2024 is already looking like another fruitful year for Chiltern Capital and ensuring we have the team in place to deliver on these investments is a strategic priority.”

James Scoon, adds “I’m excited to be joining the Chiltern team. I think the lower mid-market offers the best opportunity to add value to businesses as investors and, especially in the current economic environment. I’m looking forward to working closely with our portfolio, and supporting on the new investment pipeline.”