SEP reinforces London presence

Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) has come one step further with its ambitions for UK expansion. The firm has appointed 3i senior director Russ Cummings to help spearhead the growth of its business in London. SEP’s managing director Calum Paterson said the appointment was a significant step forward in the company’s strategic plan to increase its presence in London and the South East.

Cummings is currently deputy global head of 3i’s software group and has over 15 years’ experience in venture capital. He joins investment director Gary Le Sueur in SEP’s office in London’s west end.