Aberdeen builds in Birmingham

Aberdeen Asset Managers Growth Capital has recruited Robert Griffiths as an investment manager to the Midlands and South West team, which is lead by Andrew Ferguson in Birmingham.

Griffiths will focus on new investment opportunities involving smaller UK companies requiring up to £5m of equity finance, including MBOs/MBIs, expansion capital, replacement capital and acquisition finance.

He previously worked for Deloitte & Touche in Birmingham where he was an assistant director in their corporate finance team. After qualifying as an ACA, he spent four years in KPMG’s restructuring team based in London before joining Deloitte’s corporate finance division in Birmingham at the start of 2005.