Nicholas Gill, CEO of David Phillips, and member of The Supper Club, spoke at the Speaker Boutique event on Raising Capital. Nicholas tells us from his own experiences about the impact that taking on private equity can have on you and your team.
Nicholas co-acquired David Phillips in 2005, since then revenues and profits have grown more than tenfold through a combination of organic growth and acquisition. Listed on The Fast Track 100 in 2009, David Phillips is now the UK’s largest specialist supplier of furniture and appliances to the property industry. They focus on the market for property professionals and managers, and have offices in London, Manchester and Edinburgh. Employing over 290 staff, they carefully deliver more than 60 tonnes of furniture every day.
Speaker Boutique is in partnership with Barclays and supported by Mishcon de Reya and Ember.