Alex Fortescue

Alex is Managing Partner of Epiris.

Alex is an active investor and has led or been involved with numerous investments including Parkdean, AXIO, Davies and Knight Square. He also chairs our Management and Investment Committees.

Before joining Epiris in 2011, Alex spent eleven years at Apax Partners where he ran the Retail and Consumer Group. Before Apax he spent nine years at OC&C Strategy Consultants where he focused on corporate strategy and private equity commercial due diligence. In total he has more than 20 years’ private equity experience.

Alex has a first class degree in Electronic Engineering from Imperial College and an MBA from INSEAD. He is a keen sailor and skier and most recently has started inflicting cycling on his family by way of a tandem.

Managing Partner

Recent deals

Retirement Bridge
Equity release products
Deal date: May 2016
Personalised products and gifts
Deal date: Jan 2016
Manufacturer of speciality films
Deal date: Apr 2014
Hotter Shoes
Comfort shoes
Deal date: Jan 2014
Information services
Deal date: Apr 2013
Deal date: Mar 2013
Knight Square
Property management
Deal date: Mar 2012
Parkdean Resorts
Holiday parks
Deal date: Feb 2012
Insurance claims services
Deal date: Sep 2011