Andrew Marchant is Chairman at YFM Equity Partners and has over three decades of experience working in the private equity industry. During his time at Cinven, Andrew was actively involved with the growth of the company from £400 AUM to £2,5bn AUM, as well as its own buyout in 1995. Andrew has been an active investor his entire career, with notable experience in the transport, IT, leisure and healthcare sectors. His investments include: Wightlink, Odeon Cinemas and Ridgemont Care Homes. He has also raised a number of funds from £300m to £900m from institutional investors across Europe.