Ben Merrifield

    Ben has a great mix of deal doing experience, having worked in mid-market corporate finance advisory, large cap cross border Private Equity and UK / Irish SME investing; with a particular focus on the leisure, hospitality and the health & fitness space.

    Ben is the most recent addition to the Tamweel family. He was formerly a Partner at Causeway Capital, a lower mid-market UK / Irish Private Equity fund; and before that he spent seven years at GI Partners, a $3bn trans-atlantic Private Equity fund focussed on real estate backed businesses. Here, he held board positions with several pub and bar businesses and was heavily involved in the Orchid Group, a 300 unit managed pub estate. Ben began his career in 2003 at Hawkpoint (now part of Canaccord Genuity), a leading investment banking advisory business where he focussed on the mid-market fashion retail industry.