Kieran Lawton
Kieran Lawton
Investment director
Palatine Private Equity

Kieran is an Investment Director at mid-market private equity house Palatine PE, where he is responsible for backing management teams with up to £30 million of equity and working with them to help grow their business.

Prior to joining Palatine he worked at BDO Corporate Finance, where he held a national role specialising in leisure and hospitality and worked with established national operators such as La Tasca, Searcys, Whitbread, Casual Dining Group and Living Ventures.

He is currently a non-executive director on the boards of three of Palatine’s current investments: Gusto, the Italian restaurant group; innovative bar and restaurant brand The Alchemist; and ZyroFisher, one of the UK’s leading distributors of cycling parts and accessories.