Non-Executive Director in July 2020
Christopher Parkin has 15 years of experience in the private equity industry with a primary focus on financial services companies, particularly in fund management, wealth management and insurance, as well as on consumer facing business, including education services, consumer goods and retail. He brings detailed knowledge of the financial services sector with a strong client focus and significant experience of business transformation.
Before joining TA Associates, Chris was an investment manager at Lazard Private Equity and prior to that he spent 7 years with Bain & Company in London and New York. Chris’ previous non-executive directorships include, amongst others, Söderberg & Partners, DNCA Finance, PhysIOL, Internationella Engelska Skolan and Hana Group. Chris also served on the board of Jupiter Fund Management from 2007-2010.
Chris is co-head of TA Associates’ EMEA Services Group and is a Non-Executive Director of Merian Global Investors, now a wholly owned subsidiary of Jupiter, Inspired Education Holdings Limited and Biocomposites.