Arrowpoint Advisory has announced the promotions of Jamie Hutton and Tom Stoten to Associate Directors, Dustin Steven to Associate and Harsha Wickremasinghe to Head of Business Intelligence as it recognises the exceptional performances of these individuals and their commitment to delivering the best results for the firm's clients and colleagues.
Jamie works primarily across the Consumer sector since joining the firm in 2014 from KPMG. He has advised on a broad range of transactions including the acquisition of Capital Economics by Phoenix Equity Partners and advising Musto on its purchase by Helly Hansen. He is a key member of Arrowpoint Advisory's specialist Management Advisory team.
Lewis Gray joined Arrowpoint Advisoryin 2014 from PwC and is a dedicated member of the firm's busy Business Services sector practice. Lewis has completed several transactions including the recent investment by Beechbrook Capital into executive search firm Leathwaite and the secondary MBO of the Shorterm Group backed by Growth Capital Partners.
Tom Stoten has worked in Arrowpoint Advisory's Media & Technology sector team since joining as an Analyst in 2014 from KPMG. Recent transactions that Tom has been involved with are the sale of cybersecurity specialist Nettitude to Lloyd's Register and securing investment for 118 Group from Pricoa Capital.
Dustin Stevens qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte working in South Africa and Chicago where he gained experience with clients across a variety of sectors, since joining Arrowpoint Advisory in 2017. Dustin is a member of Arrowpoint Advisory's Consumer sector practice.
Harsha Wickremasinghe started his career at retail consultancy Verdict Research, before moving to Datamonitor's Consumer Markets team. Since joining Arrowpoint Advisory in 2007, Harsha has developed his expertise within the Consumer markets and his new role gives him broader responsibility for sector intelligence and business development for the wider Arrowpoint Advisory team.
Patrick Groarke, Managing Director at Arrowpoint Advisory, commented: 'These promotions are well-deserved and reflect the success that each of these colleagues has had in delivering exceptional outcomes for our clients. The last five years has seen Arrowpoint Advisory invest heavily in securing the best young talent in the mid-market in order to continue to raise our game as a firm. The Managing Directors are extremely grateful for their commitment to clients and colleagues and look forward to their upward progression within the firm'.