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Mr. David R. Shaw

Non-Executive Director

Scottish Equity Partners LLP

HQ Phone: +44 20 7758 5900

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Scottish Equity Partners LLP

29 St George Street

London, London W1S 2FA

United Kingdom

Company Description

SEP is a leading European venture capital firm with offices in Glasgow and London. It helps entrepreneurs to create and build world-class companies. The investment team, which has been investing together for 15 years, has backed and built world-class comp ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Scottish Enterprise

Chairman of Trust

Aberforth Smaller Companies


Inspiring Scotland


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Dyslexia Scotland

Board of Trustees Member
Columba 1400

Bridgepoint Capital Limited


Heriot Watt University , Edinburgh

Heriot-Watt University , Edinburgh

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David Shaw graduated from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh before qualifying as a Scottish Chartered Accountant in 1974.
David began his private equity career at 3i in Aberdeen before moving with 3i to the US to establish its US office in 1982. He returned to London in 1987 to head its Management Buy-out business.
David joined County NatWest in 1989 to head the private equity division and built a substantial business within the framework of County NatWest plc. In 1998, he raised its first independent fund of €1.6 billion for investment in western European mid-market private companies. In 1999, as Chief Executive and Chairman, he successfully led the Buy-out of the business from NatWest to form Bridgepoint Capital. Since then, Bridgepoint has raised three further funds in excess of €9 billion. David retired from Bridgepoint in December 2009.
In addition to his executive career, David has served as Chairman of Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust. He is currently Chairman of Dyslexia Scotland and serves as a Trustee on the Board of Columba 1400. David is also a Non-Executive Director of Scottish Equity Partners and was appointed to the Board of F&C Private Equity Trust plc in November 2009.

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David Shaw is former chairman of the European private equity firm, Bridgepoint Capital. Shaw joined Bridgepoint in 1989, prior to which he worked for 15 years at 3i in both the UK and the US. His final position at 3i was as the director of the City Office in London where he was responsible for management buy-outs. Shaw graduated from Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh and is a Chartered Accountant. He is a non-executive director of a number of companies, including Virgin Active, where he is chairman, F&C Private Equity Trust and Molton Brown.

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