BGF, the UK and Ireland’s most active investor in growing businesses, has appointed Hannah Waters as an investor in Cardiff.
Hannah joins from Grant Thornton, where she spent five years in the Corporate Finance and Restructuring and Reorganisation teams in Wales.
She is a chartered accountant and joins Edwin Davies, who has led BGF’s activities in South Wales since the opening of the Cardiff office in April 2018.
Hannah comments: “BGF’s fantastic track record and dynamic approach to investing made the prospect of working with them hugely attractive. With a huge opportunity in Wales, it’s a fantastic time to be joining the Cardiff team and working with more of the region’s ambitious entrepreneurs to deliver significant growth.”
BGF’s investments in Wales include: £10m to BVG Group, the multichannel retailer for clothing, footwear and household products, £3m to DevOpsGroup, the empowering IT consultancy and £2m to Wales Environmental, the liquid waste removal and drainage services company.