Michael Hough (Partner)

An entrepreneur and experienced investment banker, he co-founded Altium Capital in 1990 to provide advice to small and mid-sized companies seeking private equity, recapitalisation funds or an exit. Altium Capital grew into a leading boutique investment bank for smaller companies with offices across Europe and over 120 employees. In 2001 he and several other partners invested in a successful London-based retail fund management company. In 2005 he co-founded Iceni Capital. He began his investment banking career at Goldman Sachs & Co in New York, before joining Drexel Burnham Lambert in London in 1988. He holds an MBA from the University of Virginia's Darden School and is a fellow of the UK Securities and Investment Institute.