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We are an independent private equity firm owned and controlled by our partners. As one of the first firms to be headquartered in Manchester, we have a long-standing fund history and commitment to doing UK lower mid-market deals in the regions. We are currently investing from two dedicated funds:

  • Buy-Out – £10m – £30m investment
  • Impact – Up to £10m investment

Who we are

Our Approach

As owner managers ourselves, we understand the highs and lows of running a successful company.

We balance our input in supporting and challenging management teams while giving them the space to run the business day to day.

With our investment and expertise, we enable businesses to;

  • Accelerate profitable and sustainable growth
  • Attract and recruit top talent to execute plans and drive further performance
  • Drive a culture of continuous operational improvement

How we help

Our team

Each member of our team has a passion for helping people flourish and excel in their business. Trust, empowerment and empathy are the key qualities of our people.

They really want to get under the skin of the business and understand how they can help.

Jonathan Wall – Board Member
Impact Executive Advisory Board

Our portfolio

We need to create a modern, diverse and collaborative culture. Palatine get this.

David Hudson – CEO
SMP Group