UK private equity: building momentum amid Brexit uncertainty

Author: IFLR Correspondent | Published: 26 Feb 2019

So far British PE firms have thrived despite political chaos – but the next year will be challenging. SGG’s head of sales JP Harrop explains how to adapt

The UK private equity (PE) industry has just emerged from a remarkably successful year. But these triumphs are being put at risk by the UK’s current Brexit uncertainties. Up until now, the UK PE sector – like much of the economy – has essentially been in a state of phoney war since the referendum; much of this due to the seemingly endless political trials and tribulations that have been unleashed since June 2016....