New face at AshtonPenney

Valeria Vescina has been appointed head of AshtonPenney’s new private equity group, which supplies top interim managers and turnaround professionals to private equity groups to help them increase the potential of their investments.

Vescina spent ten years in corporate finance with ING Barings, where she gained extensive experience of private equity placements, trade sales and IPOs of private equity-backed companies across Europe.

She speaks four languages and has a first class honours degree in international studies from Birmingham University. At London Business School she gained a Sloan Master’s degree with distinction in management and recently co-produced a report with the school on the use of interim managers in the city.