YFM North West


David Hall

Managing Director

0779 947 3503
Manchester

David Hall

Managing Director

0779 947 3503
Manchester

Joined: 2000

Responsibilities: Running the YFM business which includes all aspects fundraising and managing investments including Chairing the Investment Committee.

Experience: David has been Managing Director of YFM Equity Partners since 2003 after heading the Manchester office for three years and led the buy-out in September 2013. He was previously a Director at Enterprise Ventures the investment arm of Enterprise plc.

Interests: All sporting things Wigan (both rugby league and football), real ale enthusiast and by some distance the member of the Hall family least likely to be picked for Pictionary.

David Gee

Director of Investments

0771 083 5674
Leeds

David Gee

Director of Investments

0771 083 5674
Leeds

Joined: 1988

Responsibilities: Sits on the Investment Committees and Portfolio Panels of all YFM Private Equity funds as well as making direct investments.

Experience: Over 26 years of investing in fast-growing businesses.

Interests: A fearsome, competitive table tennis player and Leeds United season ticket holder.

Angela Warner

Portfolio Director

07734 356 200
Manchester

Angela Warner

Portfolio Director

07734 356 200
Manchester

Joined: 2017

Responsibilities: Based in Manchester, Angela manages a range of investments across the UK.

Experience: Prior to joining YFM,  Angela had gained c.14 years’ experience in the private equity and venture capital markets having been with Royal Bank Development Capital, North West Equity Fund & latterly Barclays Ventures. During this time she had both invested in and exited from a number of businesses across a variety of sectors.

Qualifications: BA (Hons) Banking & Finance; A.C.I.B.

Andy Thomas

Investment Director

07813 455 632
Manchester

Andy Thomas

Investment Director

07813 455 632
Manchester

Joined: 2017

Responsibilities: New and existing investments. Andy is based in the Manchester office covering the North West market.

Experience: Prior to joining YFM, Andy was at Maven Capital Partners for 4 years, working on Private Equity, Venture Capital, and Mezzanine investments across a wide range of sectors. He previously spent 9 years at RBS, working in various structured finance roles, most recently leading the Williams and Glyn Corporate Transactions Team in the North of England, providing senior debt for buyouts, acquisitions and growth.

Interests: Cycling (watching more than doing), athletics, football and a dog that thinks it’s in charge.

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