Ray Stenton

Managing Partner 0161 828 3115

Ray joined NorthEdge in 2011 as the first fundraising was launched and he played an instrumental part of the successful fundraising having been involved in many of the deals that formed the investment track record whilst working alongside Andy Ball and Grant Berry at LDC.

Ray has been involved in lower mid-market private equity transactions for over 20 years. He has played a lead role in the development of NorthEdge and has been involved in the majority of investments made by the firm. He is responsible for managing the investment teams across the three offices alongside the operational aspects of the business. Ray is also a member of Investment Committee and holds a number of Non-Executive board positions on NorthEdge investments.

Prior to NorthEdge Ray enjoyed 7 successful years investing at LDC and 7 years at Andersens and Deloitte, predominantly in Corporate Finance Advisory.

In his spare time Ray enjoys spending time with his family, most sports and fitness.

Nassim Ahmed

Deal Origination Executive

Andy Ball


Grant Berry

Managing Partner

Catherine Bucko

Talent Manager

Rina Chauhan-Platt

Personal Assistant

Jordana Cropper

Investment Manager

Victoria Crossley

Management Accountant

Katie Desmond

Team Secretary

Natalie Evans

Personal Assistant

Phil Frame

Director, Head of North West

Rob Freer

Director, Head of Midlands

Chloe Grinter

Personal Assistant

James Hales

Head of Origination

Greg Holmes

Investment Manager

Jake Jones

Assistant Accountant

Michael Joseph


Derek Knowles

Head of Administration

James Marshall

James Marshall

Investment Director

Dan Matkin

Investment Manager


Nicola McQuaid

Investment Director

Lucie Mills

Head of Business Transformation


Maninder Minhas

Investment Manager

Prem Mohan Raj

Partner, Chief Financial Officer

Kevin O’Loughlin

Investment Manager

Charlie Page

Financial Controller

Keven Parker

Partner, Head of Portfolio

Jon Pickering

Partner and Head of New Business

Simon Pooler

Senior Adviser

George Potts

Investment Director


Tom Rowley

Director, Head of Yorkshire & North East

Magdalena Rusek

Personal Assistant

Andrew Skinner

Investment Director

Ray Stenton

Managing Partner

Lloyd Williams