PHD Industrial Holdings has promoted Peter Horton to Acquisitions Manager. Peter, who has been with PHD for two years, originally joined as an Acquisitions Executive.
His role focuses on helping to manage the deal origination pipeline and strategy by identifying potential acquisition targets. These acquisitions can be either trading platforms underneath PHD or as bolt-ons as part of one of its subsidiaries. Additionally, Peter assists the wider team in portfolio management by supporting the various subsidiary management teams on an ongoing basis.
Andy Dodd, Director with PHD said: “We’re delighted to promote Peter who is part of a team of experienced professionals working together to understand the challenges of growing and shaping successful businesses and working with founder-led companies. His promotion comes at an exciting time for us. Peter will play a key role in supporting our future growth plans as we continue to expand the group.”
Peter, who speaks Spanish, joined PHD from Mazars, having previously qualified as an ACA with Deloitte in Manchester. He has worked in Spain at K2 International, where he was responsible for marketing and business development.