Dan Wright

Partner, Chief Operating Officer and Head of Portfolio 0161 828 2534

A founding NorthEdge Partner, Dan has extensive experience as a business owner and manager in a SME-operating environment, as well as in leveraged finance, investment banking and private equity. He has experience as a hands-on operator and has played a central role in several restructurings and turnarounds. As COO, Dan has overall responsibility for NorthEdge’s financial activities and operations, whilst as Head of Portfolio, Dan is responsible for coordinating the Firm’s impact across its investments.

Prior to NorthEdge, Dan gained experience in private equity at Arthur Andersen, RBS Mezzanine and Deutsche Morgan Grenfell Private Equity before becoming Senior Vice President of Cable Partners LLC in 2001, responsible for restructuring and business development. Dan founded Vision Support Services (VSS) in 2005. As VSS’ CEO, Dan completed 10 acquisitions of UK textiles and furnishings businesses and successfully integrated them into VSS.

Andy Ball


Grant Berry

Managing Partner

Catherine Britten

Personal Assistant

Catherine Bucko

Deal Origination Executive

Natalie Evans

PA to Head of New Business

Phil Frame


Rob Freer

Director, Head of Midlands

James Hales

Head of Origination

Greg Holmes

Investment Executive

Jake Jones

Accounts Administrator

Michael Joseph


Derek Knowles

Head of Administration

James Marshall

Investment Manager

Dan Matkin

Investment Manager

Nicola McQuaid

Investment Manager

Prem Mohan Raj

Partner, Chief Financial Officer

Charlie Page

Financial Controller

Alison Pearce

Portfolio Personal Assistant

Jon Pickering

Partner and Head of Manchester

Ian Plumb

Head of Portfolio

George Potts

Investment Manager

John Rastrick

Partner and Head of Yorkshire and the North East

Tom Rowley


Magdalena Rusek

New Business Personal Assistant

Kirstie Sellars

Fund Analyst

Andrew Skinner

Investment Manager

Ray Stenton

Partner and Head of New Business

David Walters

Digital and Data Director

Ben Wildsmith

Portfolio Director

Dan Wright

Partner, Chief Operating Officer and Head of Portfolio