CBGC builds London team

Close Brothers Growth Capital (CBGC) has added Natalie Eastham to its London-based team. Eastham joins the firm as investment executive and will be work with Bill Crossan, Alan Pepper and Garrett Curran on a wide range of investments in small and medium-sized UK businesses.

Eastham joins from Citibank where she was vice president within the structured products team based in London. She specialised in the origination, structuring and execution of long-term risk-enhanced debt finance, in support of UK exporters, to borrowers in the emerging markets. She had regional responsibility for the markets of Central and Eastern Europe.