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Equity Firm Hires New London-Based Portfolio Director

Robbie Lawther, Reporter, London, 9 May 2017

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The new portfolio director will be responsible for actively managing the firm's growth and buy-out investments.

YFM Equity Partners has appointed James Savage as portfolio director based in its London office.

Savage will be responsible for actively managing YFM’s growth and buy-out investments as part of its portfolio team led by David Bell, the firm said yesterday in a statement.

With more than 12 years’ experience, he joins the firm from Barclays’ principal investments team, where he was vice president.

“We continue to see increasing opportunities to invest in the UK lower mid-market and, off the back of a strong 2016, we look forward to building on our success,” said Hall. “James boasts a wealth of experience in our industry and will be a welcome addition to the London team."

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