Hayden joins Sovereign Capital

Andrew Hayden has joined Sovereign Capital Limited as a director. He was previously a director at Mercury Private Equity where he worked for five and a half years on a variety of transactions. He covered all major deal types, making equity investments ranging in size from GBP1 million to GBP100 million.

Prior to Mercury, Hayden was with The Royal Bank of Scotland, Security Pacific and 3i. He also spent two years as the commercial director of an industrial MBI. In his new position, he will play an active role in investing Sovereign Capital Limited Partnership III, which is planning

its first closing this spring. He will also be helping to accelerate the returns of sovereign Capital Limited Partnership II, which is now 70 per cent invested.