Kevin trained as a Certified Accountant working for Europe’s largest privately owned Manufacturing and Engineering group Sulzer Bros. then after spending over 10 years working in Asia and Africa in the Oil Exploration Industry, he began a 20 year career in the TMT Sector.
Specialising in M&A projects, Kevin was a key member of the team who created a “buy and build” strategy at Ferrari Holdings plc. Together with the turn around and disposal of several IT training and recruitment businesses (including Eurowise, QED, First Stop and, Affact Ltd), he formed and ran an IT development business, CMA Solutions Ltd for 10 years before achieving a profitable disposal.
Kevin spent several years in parallel as a management and IT consultant for the BTR Group (now Invensys) advising several of their subsidiaries, and negotiating an MBO for two of them.
As co-founder of Actuate Ltd which focused on the automotive industry Kevin built this into a successful company before selling to MSXi, the worldwide leading global provider of outsourced business solutions for the automotive industry 2007.
Kevin is a Co-founder of Blackhawk Capital, and is now utilising his extensive entrepreneurial skills and M & A experience within the Blackhawk portfolio.