Harwood Private Equity is a leading investor in the UK lower mid-market


For over 25 years, Harwood Private Equity has focused on innovative ways to invest and unlock value in promising private businesses and in undervalued quoted companies across a wide variety of sectors.

We pursue a low-leverage strategy of investing in buyouts of UK small and medium-sized companies across a range of sectors.

We are a leader in public-to-private transactions in this market.

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Since 1999, the five funds managed by Harwood Private Equity have invested over £700 million in 64 companies.

These investments have operated in a diverse range of industries, including life sciences, biotechnology, multi-site leisure, precision manufacturing and healthcare components and services. We have executed 26 public-to-private transactions in the five private equity funds invested to date.

At 31 March 2024, the portfolio consists of 12 investments valued at over £215 million.

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