Primary expands team and makes new promotion
Primary is pleased to announce that Alec Parkinson has been promoted to Assistant Director with immediate effect. Alec joined Primary in 2007 after 5 years at PwC, where he advised private equity firms and management teams on UK and European mid-market transactions in a wide range of sectors. Since joining Primary, Alec has worked on a number of deals including the investments by Primary’s third fund, Primary III, in Pacific Direct, a leading manufacturer and supplier of branded toiletries and hotel amenities to the luxury hotel and cruise liner market, and, most recently, Guralp, the global leader in the design and manufacture of broadband seismometers and complete seismic systems.
The team are also delighted to be joined by a new associate, Oliver Melliss. Oliver joins Primary from Deloitte, where he spent 5 years, most recently as a Manager in Corporate Finance Advisory. Whilst at Deloitte, Oliver worked within the Consumer Business sector team and closely with the Special Situations product team advising a wide range of clients. Transactions he was involved with include the sales of Julian Graves, Waterford Wedgwood and the Woolworths brand. Oliver has an MA in English Literature from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.
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