Ed Fazakerley - Palatine

Ed Fazakerley

Managing Partner – Value Enhancement


I am one of the Founding Partners of Palatine and have been involved in private equity for over twenty years. I am a member of the Palatine Investment Committee and Head of the Manchester office.

I am passionate about working with investee companies and the management teams to successfully deliver their business strategies. I have extensive experience as a non-executive Director sitting on investee company Boards and work particularly with businesses undertaking buy and build and acquisition strategies.

I am a qualified chartered accountant having worked in corporate finance at Binder Hamlyn and Deloitte. Prior to this I studied at Liverpool University graduating in 1990.

Outside of work I enjoy spending time outdoors and am an active runner and running coach having represented Great Britain at Masters level. I also enjoy travelling, going to concerts (if I’m ever allowed to again) and socialising.

Portfolio experience

I am / have been involved in the following deals: